On February 22nd 2019 Middlesex Township PD conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle being operated by Leon Spencer. During the officer's investigation, suspected crack cocaine was observed inside the vehicle. A further search of the vehicle revealed that Spencer was in possession of metal knuckles, which are a prohibited weapon, and additional drug paraphernalia. It was also suspected Spencer was under the influence of a controlled substance and alcohol which rendered him incapable of safe driving. Spencer was taken into custody and transported to Cumberland County Booking Center. He would refuse a legal blood draw.