On 07/30/2020 The North Coventry Police Department arrested David Lyng, 52, of Pottstown, for Driving Under the Influence and other traffic offense. The arrest was made after the police were dispatched to the intersection of E. Schuylkill Road and S. Keim Street to assist Fire Police. Upon police arrival, Fire Police and a witness advised officers the driver of a white pickup truck parked in the intersection fled into the woods behind houses. After a search of the wooded area Police located Lyng and he was detained. During the course of the investigation, Officer determined that Lyng was operating his vehicle under the influence of alcohol and was subsequently arrested. Lyng was transported to the Pottstown Hospital where he submitted to a blood draw. Lyng was processed and housed at Pottstown Police Station until he was arraigned the next morning. A preliminary hearing date was set for August 20, 2020 at District Court 15-3-01.