At approximately 0751 hours, a Lower Pottsgrove Township Police Officer was patrolling the area of the Days Inn located at 1600 Industrial Drive, Pottstown, PA. The officer came upon an occupied suspicious vehicle in the parking lot and came in contact with the occupant who was seated in the driver's seat and appeared to be passed out. The vehicle was in gear and the passed out driver had his foot on the brake pedal. Upon waking, the subject appeared incoherent and disoriented, The subject's eyes were glassy and bloodshot, his speech was slurred and he was continually nodding off during the conversation. Subject admitted to smoking Chrystal Methamphetamine. Subject was taking into custody. A search subsequent to arrest revealed Chrystal Meth on his person and a glass pipe, digital scale, and additional Chrystal Meth inside the vehicle. All items were seized, tested, and secured. Total weight of the seized Chrystal Meth was 6.4 grams.
Bail was set at $5,000 cash and was committed to Montgomery County Correctional Facility as he was unable to post bail. Hearing will be held at District Justice Kropp's Office in the near future.