Police: Westport woman tried to stab man with scissors
Updated 6:18 pm, Tuesday, February 7, 2017
WESTPORT — A town resident allegedly attempted to stab a man with scissors during an argument, ending in her arrest.
Officers were called to a Sipperley’s Hill Road home on the afternoon of Feb. 3, where they found broken furniture, items strewn about and other objects thrown around the home, according to police. A man at the home told officers Patricia Medina had thrown things while yelling and screaming at him during an argument.
He reported Medina, a 43-year-old resident of Sipperley’s Hill Road in Westport, also punched and kicked him, then grabbed a pair of scissors and attempted to stab him, police said. The man suffered minor injuries.
Medina was arrested and charged with third-degree assault and disorderly conduct.