Last night at approximately 11:45, Trooper Widner was patrolling in the area of US 41 near Lincoln Avenue when he stopped the driver of a 2006 Chevrolet Impala for making an unsafe lane movement. The driver was identified as Berardo Davila, 31, of Evansville. Davila was also transporting his 5, 10 and 11 year-old children. Further investigation determined Davila was impaired and under the influence of alcohol, but he refused to submit to a chemical test. Davila was arrested and taken to the Vanderburgh County Jail where he is currently being held without bond. All three children were released to their mother.
Arrested and Charges:
- Berardo E. Davila, 31, Evansville, IN
- Driving While Intoxicated with a Passenger less than 18 years of age, Class 6 Felony
Arresting Officer: Trooper Tyler Widner, Indiana State Police