Press Release - Sugarcreek Police

MVA (Update 2/4/20) - DUI and Child Endangerment

02/24/2020
Update to previous press release on 2/4/2020 for MVA

Sugarcreek Borough Police filed charges through Magistrate Lowrey's office on Richard Freeman, 38 of Sugarcreek, following an investigation into a crash that occurred in the 300 block of Sugarcreek Drive on February 4, 2020 at approximately 3:30PM where Freeman's vehicle left the roadway and struck a utility pole.

A 5 year old passenger of the vehicle did sustain an "acute head injury" and was treated and released at UPMC Northwest. Freeman refused medical treatment at the scene.

Charges filed:
DUI w/a Schedule II Narcotic (Methamphetamine and Amphetamine)
Endangering Welfare of Children
Reckless Driving
Driving on Right Side of Roadways