PHOENIXVILLE — Phoenixville Police responded to 120 calls for service, including 13 traffic accidents, between Nov. 17 and Nov. 22.
The following is a list of notable incidents as reported by Phoenixiville Police on their Facebook page:
- On Nov. 17 at 1:32 a.m., police responded to PJ Ryan’s Pub for the report of a disturbance. Officers encountered a 27-year-old Royersford man who had been flagged from the bar for fighting. He was given several opportunities to walk away but he kept circling back. The man was arrested for public drunkenness and disorderly conduct and released when he was sober.
- On Nov. 17 at 2:21 a.m., a man driving an Acura did a burnout and went through a red light at the intersection of Bridge Street and Main Street- the same intersection that Officer Heller was sitting at in his police car. The driver, Forest Hanna, age 21, of King of Prussia, was stopped and arrested for DUI. Hanna refused a BAC test so he’ll get a mandatory license suspension.
- On Nov. 17 at 3:34 p.m., police responded to the 600 block of Nutt Road for an animal complaint. The caller reported that a bald eagle fell out of a tree and landed in the street. Officers checked the area but could not locate the eagle.
- On Nov. 17 at 8:25 p.m., police responded to the Crowded Castle brewery for the report of a disturbance involving four women. The manager reported that the women were flagged from the bar after they worked in concert to remove a wall decoration. Officer Heller located the women nearby and they were each issued a summons for disorderly conduct. The women were 23 and 24-years-old and represented West Chester, Lansdale, Phoenixville, and River Edge, NJ respectively.
- On Nov. 18 at 3:53 a.m., police responded to the area of Jackson Street and Hall Street for the report of a naked man passed out drunk on the sidewalk. Officers located the 21-year-old Phoenixville man lying next to a pile of his clothing. He got dressed and Officer Ansaldo took him home and released him to his father. The man was issued summonses for public drunkenness and disorderly conduct.
- On Nov. 21 at 4:14 a.m., a resident in the 1000 block of W. Bridge Street requested assistance getting her sick German Shepherd down a flight of stairs into her car. Unfortunately, the dog passed while the officers were there. Cpl. Gray and Officer Knapp carried the dog outside and placed the pet in her car.
- On 11/21 at 11 a.m., police responded to the Gateway Pharmacy for the report of a shoplifter. A 61-year-old Royersford man left the store with a box of soft gel gas relief tablets valued at five dollars. The store declined to prosecute the man but he was banned from the store for the remainder of the year.
- On Nov. 21 at 7:37 p.m., police responded to the 400 block of Nutt Road for the report of a crash involving three cars. Thomas Reinert, 36, of Phoenixville, plowed into two parked cars with his BMW and was subsequently arrested for DUI after he failed a series of field sobriety tests, police said.
- On Nov. 21 at 10:40 p.m., police responded to an apartment in the 700 block of Main Street for the report of a loud party. One of the party-goers invited the officers into the apartment and they were met by a plume of marijuana smoke. The host of the party saw the police and jumped out of a second story window and slammed his head on the pavement below. Before he was taken to Paoli hospital, officers discovered that he had a bag of weed in his pocket. The 19-year-old man will be charged with the drug violation.
- On Nov. 21 at 11:08 p.m., Officer Dobry noticed two men walking down Main Street near Bridge Street with open containers. A 30-year-old Pottstown man was sipping a Miller Lite and his companion, a 30-year-old Gilbertsville fellow, had a red solo cup of booze. Both men were issued summonses for the ordinance violation.
- On Nov. 22 at 1:41 a.m., a 26-year-old Royersford man was arrested for public drunkenness in the Taylor Alley municipal parking lot. He was placed in the Thanksgiving Eve drunk tank and released when he was sober.
- On Nov. 22 at 1:52 a.m., a 22-year-old East Pikeland woman was passed out drunk in front of the Colonial Theatre. She was arrested for public drunkenness and joined the Royersford man (in the ladies cell) and was released when she was sober.
- On Nov. 22 at 1:56 a.m., a 21-year-old Schuylkill Township man was drunk and could not function in the parking lot of The Foodery. The man was arrested for public drunkenness and released when he was sober.
- On Nov. 22 at 2:05 a.m., a 22-year-old Royersford man was arrested for public drunkenness after an officer saw him shoving another patron in front of Molly Maguire’s Pub. The man’s roommate was nearby and agreed to get him home safely. He was issued summonses for public drunkenness and disorderly conduct.
- On Nov. 22 at 2:12 a.m., police responded to the 200 block of Prospect Street for a car crash. The driver of a Nissan sedan rear-ended the driver of a Kia Optima. The Nissan driver, a 28-year-old Royersford woman, had a suspended license and her car wasn’t insured. She was issued tickets for the violations.
- On Nov. 22 at 5:36 a.m., a 27-year-old Malvern man was arrested for public drunkenness after officers found him trying to get into the Great American Pub on Bridge Street- three hours after it closed. He was also held in the drunk tank until he was sober.
- On Nov. 22 at 11:06 a.m., police responded to a home in the 300 block of Bridge Street for the report of a domestic dispute involving a mother and daughter. The daughter told the officers that her mom was chasing her around the house with a Swiffer Sweeper. The women agreed to leave each other alone and the mom expressed interest in having her daughter evicted.