On Tuesday, May 18, 2021, a Slate Belt Regional Police Officer was on patrol and checked the status of a registration plate that was being operated by an unknown driver. The Officer discovered the registration was expired, and conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle. The driver was identified and the passenger as David J. Lockard, who had an active warrant. D. Lockard was taken into custody on the active warrant and was found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia. Charges were filed.