WATERTOWN — Scott M. Phillips, 47, of 201 Sterling St., Apt. 5, was charged by city police on Saturday afternoon with public lewdness.
In a July 21 incident, he followed a woman into a State Street grocery store and down an aisle, stood behind her and placed his hands in his pants, police said. He also was charged with petit larceny in connection with a July 24 incident at Kinney Drugs, Coffeen Street, in which he allegedly stole two portable DVD players, valued at $69.99.
He is to answer both charges in City Court.