Phoenixville Po­lice Briefs

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PHOENIXVILLE » Phoenixville po­lice re­sponded to 76 calls for ser­vice be­tween Aug. 31 and Sept. 3, in­clud­ing seven traf­fic ac­ci­dents. The fol­low­ing is a sum­mary of no­table in­ci­dents as re­ported by Phoenixville po­lice on their Face­book page:

• On Aug. 31 at 9:53 a.m., a 35-year-old Phoenixville man came to the po­lice sta­tion to file a report about an ear­lier do­mes­tic dis­pute in­volv­ing the mother of his child and ended up get­ting ar­rested. Khasim Fields had a county bench war­rant for non-pay­ment of fines. Fields paid $30 to­ward the fines and his Pa­role Of­fi­cer let him go.

• On Aug. 31 at 2:55 p.m., po­lice re­sponded to the area of An­der­son Av­enue near the high school for the report of a dis­tur­bance. An un­ruly group of teens sur­rounded a cou­ple of el­derly jog­gers and be­gan ha­rass­ing them. A by­s­tander in­ter­vened and the group turned their ag­gres­sion to­ward him. The group ran off be­fore the po­lice ar­rived.

• On Aug. 31 at 4:38 p.m., po­lice re­sponded to the in­ter­sec­tion of Bridge Street and Starr Street for the report of an er­ratic driver. The caller re­ported that a Honda Civic jumped the curb and was parked on the grass in front of Cus­tomer’s Bank. The driver ap­peared dis­ori­ented and was stum­bling around her ma­rooned car. Of­fi­cers ar­rived and the driver was back be­hind the wheel and clearly drunk. The woman did not re­al­ize that her airbags went off when she hit the curb. Joyah Jem­mott, 25, of Pottstown, failed a se­ries of field so­bri­ety tests and was ar­rested for DUI.

• On Aug. 31 at 7:03 p.m., a Phoenixville woman re­ported that her former room­mate in Moscow, PA has been send­ing her ha­rass­ing text mes­sages since she moved out. The woman re­ported that she moved out af­ter the room­mate killed her her­mit crabs by uri­nat­ing in their crus­tacean cage. An of­fi­cer warned the 59-year-old Lack­awanna County man about send­ing fur­ther texts.

• On Sept. 1 at 2:13 a.m., Of­fi­cer Do­bry was on bike pa­trol down­town and saw a man pee­ing in pub­lic next to the Root Down Brew­ing Co. The 31-year-old man from York, PA was is­sued a sum­mons for dis­or­derly con­duct and the of­fi­cer al­lowed him to leave in an Uber.

• On Sept. 1 at 3:02 a.m., Cpl. Gray was pa­trolling near the Pick­er­ing Creek Inn and no­ticed a man passed out in the driver’s seat of his car. The 36-yearold Roy­ers­ford man was drunk and told the of­fi­cer that he did not want to drive home. The man called his girl­friend and she picked him up and gave him a ride home.

• On Sept. 1 at 9:47 a.m., po­lice re­sponded to the 400 block of Rhoades Street for the report of an in­tox­i­cated woman walk­ing in the area. Of­fi­cer Rosario lo­cated the 37-year-old Schuylkill Town­ship woman wan­der­ing around aim­lessly. The of­fi­cer ar­rested the woman for pub­lic drunkenness and re­leased her to her mother at the po­lice sta­tion.

• On at 5:33 p.m., po­lice re­sponded to Sa­cred Heart Church for the report of an el­derly woman who looked con­fused. Of­fi­cer Duch­nosky spoke to the 80-yearold res­i­dent and learned that her daugh­ter dropped her off for the Satur­day Vigil mass and did not re­al­ize the church was closed. Of­fi­cer Dutch gave her a ride home. *Note: Satur­day mass is now cel­e­brated at 4:30 p.m. at St. Ann’s Chapel on Main Street. The two churches merged a few months ago.

• On Sept. 1 at 10:15 p.m., po­lice re­sponded to Lane Av­enue Park for the report of a Ford Mus­tang in the park af­ter it closed at 10 p.m. Of­fi­cer Kar­povich stopped the driver of the Mus­tang as he was leav­ing the park and learned that he was play­ing Poke­mon and the park is a “Pokestop.” The of­fi­cer is­sued the gamer a warn­ing for the parks vi­o­la­tion.

• On Sept. 2 at 2:57 a.m., Of­fi­cer Fusco no­ticed a naked cou­ple sit­ting in the back seat of a parked car in the Holly Court apart­ment’s park­ing lot. The of­fi­cer is­sued them a warn­ing and they got dressed and went in­side for the night.

• On Sept. 2 at 10:20 p.m., a cou­ple who live in the 300 block of Bridge Street re­ported that some­one tried to throw a brick through their apart­ment win­dow but it bounced off and did not shat­ter the win­dow. Of­fi­cers stopped a group of teenagers in the area but they de­nied throw­ing the brick.

• On Sept. at 8:45 p.m., po­lice re­sponded to the 400 block of Bridge Street for the report of a drunken man stag­ger­ing down the street. A con­cerned friend ar­rived at the same time Of­fi­cer Ko­morowski pulled up. The friend agreed to give the man a ride home.

• On Sept. 3 at 10:36 p.m., po­lice re­sponded to the 1200 block of Eland Downe for the report of a do­mes­tic dis­pute in the park­ing lot. A cou­ple was ar­gu­ing and the hus­band pro­ceeded to smash out the rear win­dow and pas­sen­ger side win­dow on his wife’s car. The 38-year-old hus­band was lo­cated a few blocks away and he was is­sued a sum­mons for dis­or­derly con­duct.

Po­lice noted that they have re­cov­ered nu­mer­ous items that were stolen from unlocked cars over the past few days. If you had items stolen, please con­tact the De­tec­tive Di­vi­sion at 610933-1180 Ext 815 to claim your prop­erty.

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