East Cocalico Police Log, June 15, 2017

By on June 14, 2017

The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following:

POSSESSION: A vehicle was stopped in the 100 block of West Church Street, East Cocalico Township, April 23 and two passengers, Daulton Lee Blessing, 22, and Kaitlyn Renee Wright, 20, were found to be in possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia. Blessing was in possession of several hypodermic needles and Wright was in possession of methamphetamine, a digital scale, two meth pipes and a marijuana pipe. Charges were filed June 5 after lab results were received.

HIT-AND-RUN: A silver SUV drove down the side of Ingham’s Powder Coating, 22 Industrial Way, East Cocalico Township, at 11:28 p.m. June 3 and struck several pallets containing metal plates. The suspect vehicle will have driver’s side taillight damage. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 336-1725.

PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS: Officers responded for a male at a business in the 2100 block of North Reading Road, East Cocalico Township, at 10:22 p.m. June 1 that was visibly intoxicated. Officers contacted Titus Zimmerman Hoover, 55, and confirmed he was impaired. He was cited with public drunkenness and released to a friend.

DUI: Angela F. Rivers, 28, of the first block of North Church Street, Ephrata, was charged with two counts of driving under the influence, drivers required to be licensed and careless driving after an incident at a business in the 1200 block of North Reading Road May 5. Police were dispatched at 5:51 a.m. for an unconscious person in a vehicle and found Rivers slumped over the wheel of her vehicle with the engine running. The vehicle had struck a concrete post in the parking lot. Officers determined Rivers was impaired and she was taken for a blood test. Rivers’ blood alcohol concentration was 0.20 percent at the time of the test and she was sent a summons to appear in District Court.

POSSESSION: Erik Wheatley, 23, of the first block of Circle Drive, Reinholds, was charged with two counts of driving under the influence, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving under suspension and a traffic summary after a traffic stop in the 1400 block of North Reading Road May 17. An officer stopped Wheatley’s vehicle for a traffic violation at 12:18 a.m. and determined Wheatley was impaired and he was placed in custody. A small bag of marijuana and a pipe were found in Wheatley pocket after he was arrested. A blood test indicated Wheatley had high levels of marijuana in his system at the time of the test. He was sent a summons to appear in District Court.

CRASH: Michael S. Wanner, 44, of the 300 block of East Main Street, Lititz, was charged with two counts of driving under the influence, reckless driving and expired registration after a vehicle accident in the 1300 block of North Reading Road May 8. Police were dispatched at 6:47 p.m. and the investigation indicated Wanner was attempting to “pop a wheelie” when he lost control of his motorcycle and struck an embankment. Wanner was treated at the scene for minor cuts and bruises. Officers determined Wanner was impaired and a breath test indicated he had a blood alcohol concentration of 0.12 percent at the time of the test. Wanner was sent a summons to appear in District Court.

The East Cocalico Police Department provides coverage for East Cocalico Township and Denver Borough.

 

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