DRUNK WOMAN TURNS LIGHTS OFF TRYING TO ESCAPE POLICE – NOT
July 7, 2017
July 4, 2017 @ approximately 1:48 AM – Police arrested Jamie F. Spratford, age 23 of Philadelphia, PA and charged her with driving under the influence of alcohol following a motor vehicle stop on Old York Road. Police initially stopped to check on a vehicle, later found to be operated by Spratford, parked in the roadway on Horseshoe Drive with the headlights on. When Spratford saw the officer exit the police vehicle and approach on foot, she turned the headlights off and drove away. The vehicle was stopped a short distance away. Spratford was issued additional motor vehicle summonses for failure to use headlights when required, possession of an open alcoholic beverage container in a motor vehicle and reckless driving. She was released to a friend after processing at police headquarters. Investigation and arrest by Sgt. Robert Landolina.