A report to law enforcement on the afternoon of June 24 concerning a male subject smoking marijuana on the front steps of a residence in the 100 block of 13th Street Northeast in Austin wound up leading to two Austin men being arrested and then charged in Mower County District Court.
40-year old Dale Wayne Gills has been charged with felonies for second-degree drugs, sale of 10 grams or more of a narcotic other than heroin, third-degree drugs, possession of 10 grams or more of a narcotic other than heroin and fifth-degree drug possession, plus a petty misdemeanor charge for possession of a small amount of marijuana.
22-year old Antoine Davis, who is currently awaiting disposition on a recent charge of robbery while possessing a dangerous weapon. has been charged with three counts of felony fifth-degree drug possession, a misdemeanor for fleeing a peace officer by a means other than a motor vehicle and a misdemeanor for tampering with a motor vehicle.
Both Gills and Davis are scheduled to make their next appearance in Mower County District Court on July 9th.