A Rural Valley man was found by authorities asleep at a gas station in White Township on Wednesday. State Police said at 8:16 a.m. Troopers were dispatched to the Sheetz on Ben Franklin Road in White Township for a man found asleep at the gas pumps. The suspect, identified only as a 48-year-old man from Rural Valley, showed signs of impaired driving and was taken into custody on suspicion of driving under the influence. Charges are pending blood test results.
A Butler man was arrested on suspicion of impaired driving after a traffic stop Saturday at the intersection of Indian Springs Road and Wayne Avenue. State police said the suspect, an unnamed 20-year-old man, was seen committing several summary traffic violations and was arrested. The driver was taken into custody on suspicion of impaired driving and charges are pending blood test results.
State police have released details of a criminal trespass in Burrell Township that dates back to last November. According to the police, between November 1st of last year and January 3rd of this year, one or more unidentified persons broke into a residence and detached garage on Pine Street in Black Lick. The owner, an unnamed 42-year-old man, believed the intruders may have been “crouching” at the scene as furniture and clothing had been moved and disturbed, as well as items not belonging to the victim or his family. were found in the house and garage.