Police: Westport woman tried to stab man with scissors

Patricia Medina, 43, of Westport, was charged with third-degree assault and disorderly conduct in Westport, Conn. Feb. 3, 2017.
Patricia Medina, 43, of Westport, was charged with third-degree assault and disorderly conduct in Westport, Conn. Feb. 3, 2017.Westport Police / Contributed Photo

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.