CHATHAM, NJ - On June 26, 2018 at 6:07 p.m. Officer Ronald Anderson and Sergeant Brad Hayworth responded to a motor vehicle crash in the 200 block of Shunpike Road.

An investigation revealed that the driver, 28-year-old Ryan Diehl of New Vernon, lost control of his vehicle and struck a utility pole. Further investigation resulted in Diehl being placed under arrest for suspicion of Driving while intoxicated. Diehl was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and later released to a relative. He was charged with Driving while intoxicated, failure to maintain lane and careless driving.

“All defendants are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law”