On 01.27.2012 at or about 0126 hours a Northern York County Regional Police Officer checked on a 1999 Pontiac Grand Am in the parking lot of the North Gate Shopping Center at 1500 North George Street in Manchester Township. The Officer observed that the operator of the running vehicle was slumped over the wheel.
The Officer identified the operator as Thomas Lyddane Schaeffer II age 41 of the first block of North Main Street in Dover Borough. While interacting with Schaeffer the Officer observed several empty packets of heroin strewn about the interior of the vehicle.
After failing field sobriety tests, Schaeffer was taken into custody for Driving Under the Influence of Controlled Substances. A search of Schaffer’s clothing and surroundings produced the following items;
- Glass smoking pipe
- 8 packets of Heroin
- 3 hypodermic needles
Schaeffer was taken to Central Booking for arraignment on the following charges;
- Possession of a controlled substance
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
- Driving under the influence
- Driving under suspension