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DOMESTIC ALTERCATION MAN W/ KNIFE - 1700 BLOCK W. PHILADELPHIA ST.
4/12/2014 - 7:12:00 PM

4/12/14 @ 7:12 P.M. - WYBPD were radio dispatched to respond to an aparment within the 1700 block of W. Philadelphia St., for a report of a physical domestic altercation involving three subjects.   An adult male was to have struck another person with a cane and was now threatening to kill the victim with a large butcher knife.
 
@ 7:14 P.M. - WYBPD arrived on scene and seperated the quarrelling parties and identiifed the perpretrator as Irving BRUBAKER, 54 Y.O.A. W/M resding within the 1700 block of W. Philadelphia St., West York Borough.
 
BRUBAKER had previously attended a carnival at the York Fairgrounds along with his 41 YO.A. female friend and her 9 Y.O.A. son who reside in West Manchester Township.  At some point an argument ensued that continued to BRUBAKER's apartment.   BRUBAKER allegedly struck the nine year old boy with his cane a few times and then threatened to kill the boy with a large butcher knife.
 
BRUBAKER also allegedly discarded a glass pipe that he uses to smoke crack cocaine into a dumpster located to the rear of his residence.
 
A WYBPD patrolman took BRUBAKER into custody and then recovered the crack pipe from the dumpster.   BRUBAKER was then transported to Central Booking and was arrainged on the following charges:
 
1)  Terroristic Threats - misdemeanor of the 2nd degree offense
2)  Possession of Drug Paraphernalia - misdemeanor offense
3)  Harassment - summary offense
 
BRUBAKER was also on probation at the time of this offense, for a prior criminal violation. 
 
MDJ Laird, the duty magistrate, set BRUBAKER's bail at $7,500.