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Darien Husband Charged in Domestic Violence Incidents

A 47-year-old Darien man was charged in connection with two incidents in which police say he pushed his wife.

A 47-year-old husband of a woman living on the Post Road in Darien has been charged with domestic violence.

gave this account of the case:

At about 1 p.m. on July 24, police were called to the wife's home where a verbal argument had become so intense that the husband pushed his wife.

Police were also told that a previous incident had occurred on June 4 between the two, when she said he lunged at her and pushed her into a desk. She showed police photos of bruises on her upper left arm.

Police applied for and received a warrant for the husband's arrest. He was charged with third-degree assault and breach of peace.

When he was told of the arrest warrant, the husband, now living in Stamford, turned himself in to Darien police on Friday. He was released on a written promise to appear in court Monday, July 30 (today).

Editor's note: Darien Patch does not normally release the names of arrested people in domestic violence incidents.
                    

max August 01, 2012 at 11:49 AM
See also http://www.hamlethub.com/darien-life/cat/police-blotter
Cath August 01, 2012 at 01:39 PM
Being arrested is not the same as being convicted of a crime.
Owsley August 01, 2012 at 07:30 PM
pretty much the same these days. Guilty until proved innocent.
Cath August 02, 2012 at 10:16 PM
I live in America. Where do you live? In America, we are innocent until proven guilty. It's how the system is supposed to work.
Glasshouse October 18, 2012 at 12:19 PM
Not in Darien. In Darien the police throw at you as much as they can dream up, the papers all print it like it's true, with pictures, and then when it get to court it's thrown out.

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