On 12/27/21, one of our Douglass Township Police Officers were on routine patrol on S. Reading Ave. Following a records check through Penn DOT on a vehicle's registration being expired a traffic stop was conducted. Following further investigation on this traffic stop it was discovered that the vehicle did not have state inspection stickers or emissions stickers. The driver was idenitided as Michael Pfleger. While speaking with Pfleger a strong odor of marijuana was coming from inside the vehicle. It was confirmed by Pfleger he did not have a medical marijauna card and was in possession of it illegally.
A small amount of marijuana was recovered from the vehicle as long with some paraphernaila. Pfleger was charged with possession, paraphernalia, and numerous traffic violations.