On 7/24/2018, at approximately 0856 hours, the North Coventry Township Police Department arrested Joseph Wiencek, 23, of Pottstown, for Driving Under the Influence, possession of a small amount of marijuana and paraphernalia. The arrest was made after police responded to a hit and run crash in the area of Rt. 100 and W. Cedarville Road. It was reported that a white work van was travelling north on Rt. 100. The van drove through a steady red light and struck Wiencek’s vehicle. The van fled the scene and was last seen travelling north on Rt. 100. While speaking with Wiencek, the police detected a strong odor of marijuana coming from inside his vehicle. Wiencek admitted to smoking marijuana prior to driving. Wiencek was then transported to the Pottstown Hospital where he submitted to a blood test. Wiencek was processed and later released to a sober adult pending a preliminary hearing. Anyone with information regarding the striking vehicle is asked to contact North Coventry Police at 610-323-8360.