The LBPD had filed criminal charges against Melinda Louise SLAUENWHITE, age 37, of Lititz for Driving under the Influence of Alcohol, Driving vehicle at Safe Speed, Prohibiting text-based communications, and Careless Driving.
On April 25, 2019 at around 3:30pm, Officers were dispatched to the 200 block of Cardinal Road for a single vehicle accident. Officers responded and located a vehicle on its side. Officers located the driver of the vehicle, SLAUDENWHITE and discovered she was intoxicated. SLAUDENWHITE was transported to an area hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. While at the hospital Officers requested SLAUDENWHITE to submit to a blood test but she refused. SLAUDENWHITE was subsequently released and she will be summoned to appear in court.
SLAUDENWHITE is presumed innocent.