Greenwich Man Charged with Assault after Fight Results in Injury to Woman

On June 12 Greenwich Police arrested a Greenwich man, Dennis John Olmstead, 61, of Ridgeview Ave and charged him with Disorderly Conduct and Assault 3.

Police say that around 7:30pm officers were detailed to Ridgeview Ave on a report of a possible physical altercation between two males and a female.

Upon arrival, the officer’s investigation revealed the verbal altercation had taken place between Mr. Olmstead and a female.

The verbal altercation escalated to the point that Olmstead pushed a door open which struck the female party above her left eye. The female party then fell backward and hit the back of her head on the marble floor of the residence. Police say she sustained a visible injury above her left eye.

Olmstead was able to post his $5,000 bond and was assigned a court date on June 13 in Stamford Superior Court.