Police: Reckless Driver was Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance
A blood toxicology report showed that Gabrielle Greenberg of Plainfield Township was under the influence of a controlled substance when she was pulled over by police in Lower Nazareth.
A Plainfield Township woman is facing drug charges after a blood toxicology report showed she was under the influence of a controlled substance when she was pulled over by Colonial Regional Police on Dec. 18.
According to a press release from Colonial Regional, Gabrielle Greenberg, 21, of the 600 block of Youngs Hill Road is facing charges of driving under the influence, possession of a small amount of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. She will also receive a traffic citation.
According to the release:
Police were dispatched on Dec. 18 around 1:16 a.m. for a report of a reckless driver traveling east on Route 248.
Officers detected an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle being driven by Greenberg. She was then taken into custody on suspicion of driving under the influence of a controlled substance and taken to the Bethlehem DUI center. A blood toxicology report indicated that she was under the influence of a controlled substance.
Greenberg's car was impounded and a search warrant was obtained. Officers found a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
Charges will be filed through District Judge Joseph Barner's office.