Greenwich Man Charged with Assault, Displaying Shotgun

Luke Zakka. July 10, 2019 Photo courtesy Greenwich Police Dept

On July 9 Greenwich police received a complaint of a past physical assault that occurred on July 8 in the area of Washington Ave in central Greenwich.

An investigation which included interviews and the review of video surveillance revealed that a physical altercation had taken place and that the offender, identified as Luke Zakka, 34, of 28 Orchard Place in Greenwich had engaged in tumultuous physical contact resulting in a physical injury to the victim who required treatment in the hospital emergency room.

Also, police say during that physical encounter Mr. Zakka had a shotgun in his hand, though they say they are unsure whether it was loaded at the time.

Zakka was charged with Disorderly Conduct, Assault 2 with Intent of Serious Physical Injury, and Reckless Endangerment 2.

He was unable to post his $25,000 bond at the time of his arrest and was assigned a court date on July 10, 2019.