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Police Make Two DUI Arrests in Phoenixville

Erratic driving led to both charges, police say.

The following incidents were reported by the Schuylkill Township Police Department. Arrest does not suggest conviction.

A 30-year-old Phoenixville woman was charged with DUI on Feb. 17 after a Schuylkill Township Police Officer observed her driving erratically, the department is reporting. The woman was traveling east on the 1200 block of Valley Forge Road when it was spotted, and after the officer followed it for a brief period, a stop was initiated near the intersection of Eastgate Drive and Westhorpe Drive. The woman failed a breath test, field sobriety testing, and was taken to Phoenixville Hospital to have blood drawn for testing.

A 41-year-old Phoenixville man is facing DUI charges after Schuylkill Police say he was driving erratically on Feb. 16. According to police, on Feb. 16 at 1:40 a.m., Schuylkill Police witnessed a maroon Nissan Altima swerving on Pothouse Road. The officer initiated a stop near the area of Nutt Road and Kimbertown Road. The driver had glassy eyes and slurred speech, and he admitted to having consumed three beers that night. The man failed his field sobriety testing and was taken to Phoenixville Hospital to have blood drawn for testing.

Joe Smith February 25, 2013 at 04:53 PM
Nissan Altima must have been a beener
bedonkadonk February 25, 2013 at 05:41 PM
You must be the founder of the Latter Day Saints. Am I right?
Dead Horse Beater February 25, 2013 at 07:07 PM
I heard beaners banged your mom, your daughter, and your wife. At the same time.
H8TR February 25, 2013 at 10:14 PM
Send them to jail for ever. Great Police work
jo February 25, 2013 at 10:46 PM
Why didnt they release their names?
George Hughes February 25, 2013 at 11:12 PM
As always , excellent writing ! The officer spotted " IT " than he followed " IT " for a brief period . My dog could write better than that and he don't have fingers to type with !
Dead Horse Beater February 25, 2013 at 11:16 PM
George, how much do you pay for your subscription to Patch? ...Exactly. You people who bitch about the editorial content are just ridiculous. You pay _nothing_ for this site. You contribute _nothing_ here. Yet all you can do is just comment and complain. Your self-entitled attitude is everything that is wrong with America.
George Hughes February 26, 2013 at 12:03 AM
Well thank you for pointing that out . Now let me point something out . At least you know my name . I don't hide behind some stupid phony name .
jo February 26, 2013 at 01:52 AM
It doesn't matter that we do not pay for a subscription to this website. It's a matter of proper editing before a final article is submitted for publication. There are so many grammar errors and spelling errors on many of these articles. Any editor should triple check before it goes to print!
harry finster February 26, 2013 at 03:10 AM
2 more glasset eyed smelled of alcohol .local yocals no doubt
Dead Horse Beater February 26, 2013 at 03:13 AM
geez, you are barely coherent enough to even form a proper sentence. No wonder you hate Phoenixville, its public education system didn't do you any favors.
John February 26, 2013 at 03:35 AM
Dhb, ignore Harry, He's a child molester. He fleed to California to avoid the police.
Joe Smith February 26, 2013 at 11:07 AM
when it comes to drugs in p ville it's usually beaners or the colored can't you people accept fact? or do you have to hide behind the political correctness with your head up your rectum and we all know the Altima is their car of choice

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