Neighbors followed a 28-year-old man early Tuesday after they say his truck crashed into a house and then tried to leave the scene. The man, Dacoven Phillips, was arrested on suspicion of drinking and driving and for having an outstanding warrant.
According to police, Phillips was driving his truck at the Townhouse Apartments, 3100 E. Fountain Blvd. about 12:20 a.m. Tuesday. At some point, he allowed his truck to damage a vehicle and then crash into a home. Witnesses say Phillips try to flee the scene but they followed him. Police arrested Phillips when they arrived at the scene.