On Saturday, January 12, 2019, 26 year old, Emmelina Marie Settle, of Lancaster, PA was charged with the following after a one vehicle crash: One count of DUI Section 3802 A1 (M); One count of Possession of drug paraphernalia Section 780-113 A(32) (M); One count of Careless Driving Section 3714 (S).
Officers reported that Emmelina disclosed that she was racing another vehicle, while travelling 5 MPH over the posted limit when she struck a utility pole. Emmelina admitted to police that she had been consuming alcoholic beverages prior to operating a vehicle. Officers also located a glass pipe which contained burnt marijuana residue.
Emmelina refused to provide a proper breath sample. She was then processed and released.
All individuals are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.