Arguments, Road Rage End with Arrests

Weekend arrest stem from arguments involving iced tea, cell phone, suspected gun possession.


A road rage incident involving a pedestrian and a motorist who believed the pedestrian had a gun in his waistband Saturday evening ended with the arrest of the pedestrian.

According to a Greenwich Police report, the motorist reported the incident just before 6:20 p.m. Sept. 22 on Booth Place in the Chickahominy neighborhood of town. The unidentified motorist told police he was threatened when he thought he saw a handgun in the waistband of the suspect identified as Javier Henao-Gonzalez, 60, of 13 Armstrong Ct., Greenwich.

Police did not find a weapon but determined the suspect made a motion to display weapon. The report didn't indicate what precipitated the incident.

Henao-Gonzalez was charged with second-degree breach of peace and use of highways by pedestrians. He was released on a $500 bond and scheduled to appear Oct. 1 in state Superior Court in Stamford.


Argument involving cell phone, screwdriver

A 15-year-old Greenwich boy was issued several juvenile summons following an incident involving a cell phone and a screwdriver on Greenwich Avenue.

The teen argued with an unidentified man who took the suspect's cell phone and refused to return it about 4:15 p.m. Sept. 19, according to a Greenwich Police report. The teen had a screwdriver and demanded the return of the phone and threatened to stab the man, according to the report released Monday by police.

The teen dropped the screwdriver when police arrived. He was charged with second-degree breach of peace, threatening and third-degree criminal trespass and scheduled to appear Oct. 2 in the Juvenile Matters Division of state Superior Court in Stamford.

The report didn't indicate why the man took the phone in the first place.


An icy argument

An argument that involved the throwing of a pitcher and a glass of iced tea ended with the arrests of a Greenwich couple on domestic violence-related charge.

According to a Greenwich Police report, the man and woman each told officers they were assaulted. The man, a 29-year-old Davis Avenue resident, admitted to throwing a pitcher of iced tea at the woman who admitted to throwing a glass of iced tea at him and scratching him, shortly before 8:30 p.m. Sept. 22.

The man was charged with disorderly conduct and released on a promise to appear in court. The woman, a 30-year-old Circle Drive Extension resident, was charged with third-degree assault and disorderly conduct. She was released after posting a $500 bond. Both were scheduled to appear Sept. 24 in state Superior Court in Stamford.

Greenwich Patch does not identify suspects in domestic violence cases.

Jane Condon October 03, 2012 at 09:58 PM
Wonder if the seats are nice in the police van? Wonder if they offer you bottled water?


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