On Saturday January 25,2014 at approximately 02:30am a West Shore Regional Police Officer observed a vehicle cross the double yellow lines and traveled in the opposing lane. The vehicle then did not use its turn signal, as is made a right turn on to the on ramp of route 581. A traffic stop was conducted on this same vehicle. the driver was identified as Joseph Paul SAMSELL of the 300 block of Hemlock Hall, Middletown.
While the officer was speaking with SAMSELL, he exhibited sign of intoxication. SAMSELL was arrested for DUI. He was taken to the Cumberland County Prison where he submitted to a chemical test of blood. SAMSELL was then processed, and charged with driving under the influence.
The charges will be filed with MDJ Beckley’s office when the test results are received.