WESTPORT - A 43-year-old Westport man has been charged after police investigated an assault at Canal Park on Sunday.

At approximately 12:15 p.m., officers were dispatched to Canal Park. “Upon arrival, officers learned the victim was struck in the head by William Lyons after an argument over whose turn it was to visit a mutual friend residing in the complex..” police said in a release.

“Lyons left the scene prior to police arrival, but was located in his apartment where he was taken into custody.”

Lyons was transported to police headquarters where he was charged with disorderly conduct and released on a promise to appear in Norwalk Superior Court June 27.