LITITZ BOROUGH - The LBPD patrol function filed a criminal complaint and affidavit of probable cause against Eric Wade LINDEMUTH (age 49), of Lititz, alleging the committed the offenses of:
- Driving Under the Influence (Controlled Substances) (M)
- Driving Unregistered Vehicle (S)
- General Lighting Requirements (S)
On 09/02/2020 at 10:35 AM, an LBPD patrol officer stopped the vehicle that LINDEMUTH was driving for traffic violations in the 300 Block of East Marion Street. During the traffic stop, it is alleged that LINDEMUTH was found to be under the influence of a controlled substance and he was take into custody. A drug influence evaluation was conducted by a Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) and LINDEMUTH subsequently provided samples of his blood for the purpose of determine the amount of controlled substances. A laboratory report was issued and confirmed the presence of controlled substances. LINDEMUTH has been summoned to appear in Magisterial District Court for a preliminary arraignment and a preliminary hearing.
LINDEMUTH is presumed innocent.
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