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.

Arrested and Charged was:

Berardo E. Davila, 31, Evansville, IN

  • Driving While Intoxicated with a Passenger less than 18 years of age, Class 6 Felony

The driver was 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.

Arresting Officer: Trooper Tyler Widner, Indiana State Police