Westport man faces assault, other charges
Published 5:20 pm, Friday, August 26, 2016
WESTPORT — A town resident allegedly assaulted family members and broke items in a home while drunk on Sunday.
Police responded to a Norwood Lane home just after midnight on reports of a disturbance.
When officers told resident Alexander Gandolfo they would be arresting him and bringing him to the hospital, he became combative with police.
He was transported to Norwalk Hospital.
The 22-year-old was charged with third-degree assault, third-degree criminal mischief and interfering with an officer, all misdemeanors.
None of Gandolfo’s family members were injured in the alleged assault, according to police.