Police: Woman spit in face of medical worker
WESTPORT — A 36-year-old Bridgeport woman was arrested after spitting into the face of a medical facility employee, police said.
On April 10, Westport officers were dispatched to a medical facility in town on report of a disturbance. Upon arrival, officers learned Elsa Gomes allegedly spit in the face of an employee. An arrest warrant application was then submitted for Gomes.
On June 6, at 10:30 a.m., Westport officers responded to Troop G of the State Police where Gomes was being detained on the outstanding warrant. She was transported to Westport police headquarters and charged with assault on public safety/emergency medical personnel.
Gomes was released on a written promise to appear and is scheduled to appear in state Superior Court in Norwalk on June 20.