A preliminary arraignment date has been scheduled in the case of a Boyertown man who was arrested for driving under the influence, the Douglass (Berks) police CrimeWatch website reported Monday.
A Boyertown resident driving a motorcycle on Farmington Avenue was the subject of a traffic stop by Douglass (Berks) police. He was arrested on outstanding warrants, and also faces unrelated drug charges.
Two girls, frightened by an unidentified man driving a white van who attempted to speak with them Sunday while they were walking, ran to a neighborhood house for help. The homeowner called police.
Charges brought by Douglass (Berks) police for alleged DUI are pending against a pick-up truck driver whose vehicle crashed into a tree Friday before 9:35 a.m. on Poole Hill Road.
During the Memorial Day weekend North Coventry Township police were called to investigate a hit-and-run crash, and Douglass (Berks) Township police began looking into a reported burglary.
A group of four men, riding together Thursday afternoon in a truck with Jersey plates on Pine Forge Road in Douglass (Berks) Township, seemed to be looking for more than just used cars. Police were dispatched.
A car traveling Monday night on Reading Avenue near Greshville Road in Douglass (Berks) Township hit a pole, a fence, and a tree. Its driver and two occupants were later found with the help of a witness.
Enforcement details conducted by Douglass (Berks) police and state troopers resulted Friday in 16 speeding tickets. Meanwhile, legislators are again considering the future use of radar by local officers.