PHOENIXVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT ACTIVITY
FROM 10/20/2017 to 10/23/2017 POLICE RESPONDED TO 67 CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING 4 TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS. THE FOLLOWING IS A BRIEF SUMMARY OF NOTABLE INCIDENTS.
On 10/20/2017 at 11:23AM, police responded to a residence in the 500 block of Taylor Street for a domestic dispute. Police determined that a 38 year old man assaulted his live-in girlfriend inside the residence. The man was arrested for domestic assault and sent to Chester County Prison.
On 10/20/2017 at 12:18PM, police responded to the Phoenixville Care and Rehab nursing home on Main Street for a disturbance and learned that a patient punched another patient in the face in the hallway. The incident was handled by nursing home staff.
FOUND BIKES: On 10/20/2017, police recovered two bicycles on the middle school property, a black Verdict BMX bike and a green Roadmaster mountain bike.
*Note: Recovered bikes are stored behind the police station- stop in between 8AM-4PM to check if we have your stolen bike.
On 10/20/2017 at 7:35PM, police responded to the report of a shirtless man causing a disturbance at the intersection of Church Street and Gay Street. Officers located an intoxicated 40 year old Phoenixville resident and he was arrested for public drunkenness and released when he was sober.
On 10/20/2017 at 8:50PM, police responded to the area of Starr Street and 2nd Avenue for an erratic driver in a Nissan SUV. Officer Lee located the vehicle parked in the 100 block of 2nd Avenue. The driver, a 38 year old Phoenixville man, was asleep at the wheel. The driver failed field sobriety tests and was arrested for DUI.
On 10/21/2017 at 1:35AM, Schuylkill Township police received a report of a white Subaru travelling at a high rate of speed on Rt. 23 toward Phoenixville. Officer Heller observed the Subaru speeding through town and stopped the driver at Rt. 23 and Rt. 113. The driver, a 28 year old man from Philadelphia, was intoxicated and he was arrested for DUI. Officers searched the Subaru and found marijuana in the trunk. A passenger, a 25 year Phoenixville resident, claimed ownership of the marijuana so he was charged with drug possession.
On 10/21/2017 at 6:00AM, six cars were ticketed and towed for parking in a temporary no parking zone on Main Street.
On 10/21/2017 at 8:39AM, police responded to an accident in the Giant food store parking lot. The driver, a 28 year old Phoenixville resident, struck a curb which caused his bumper to fall off and his air bags to deploy. The man did not have a driver’s license so he was issued a citation for the violation and his car was towed.
On 10/21/2017 at 7:37PM, police responded to a family dispute at a residence in the 700 block of W. Bridge Street. One of the parties, a 45 year old woman, was issued a citation for harassment after she grabbed her son’s girlfriend around the neck.
On 10/22/2017 at 1:05PM, police responded to the report of “loud bang’n and twang’n music” coming from a residence in the 100 block of Pennsylvania Avenue. The homeowner agreed to turn the music down.
On 10/23/2017 at 12:21AM, Officer MacDonald was conducting business checks and found an unsecured door in Franklin Commons. The business was checked and the owner was notified.
On 10/23/2017 at 3:58AM, police responded to the 1200 block of Harrison Avenue for a vehicle parked in the middle of the street. The engine was running with the headlights on and two occupants were passed out inside the car. The driver, a 32 year old woman from Spring City, was intoxicated and she was arrested for DUI.
On 10/23/2017 at 5:38AM, a resident in the 1100 block of Balley Drive reported that someone poured white paint on his car for the second time in two weeks.