Police: Man Arrested for DUI After Striking Parked Car

And a $300 bike was stolen from a residence on Heather Court.

Newtown Township Police Department reported the following recent activity:

Wednesday, Jan. 30

At approximately 5 p.m. Wednesday, police were dispatched to Ebony Court for a report that a motorist struck a vehicle that was parked in the owner’s driveway.  When the officers arrived, the driver, a 50-year-old Doylestown man, was swaying as he attempted to walk. Officers detected an odor of an alcohol on his breath. After a brief investigation, he was arrested for driving under the influence. He was taken to Saint Mary Medical Center to have blood drawn for testing. Charges are pending the results of the blood work.    

Thursday, Jan. 31

A resident of Heather Court called police around 3 p.m. to report that at some point between Jan. 29 and Jan. 30 someone stole her Fuji Hybrid 21 speed woman's bicycle. The bicycle, valued at $300, is black and grey with hand brakes. It was unlocked and leaning against her house at the time it was stolen, police said. 

Monday, Feb. 4

Sometime overnight from Saturday into Sunday, several residents in the area of Declaration Drive and Sentinel Avenue reported someone entered or attemped to enter their vehicles. Responding officers determined that the vehicles that were locked had not been successfully entered. One vehicle owner reported that a blanket was taken from his car.   

For full details, please view the attached PDF from the police department.

Grace Jones February 05, 2013 at 03:21 PM
HAHAHAH what fool! DUI? Aint nobody got time for dat!!!
Froggy February 05, 2013 at 03:36 PM
Who steals a blanket?
Kara Seymour February 06, 2013 at 01:05 AM
haha so true. well it has been cold lately...


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »