Greenwich Man Charged with Assault on an Elderly Victim

On Sunday afternoon Greenwich Police responded to Pemberwick on a complaint of a past assault.

Investigation revealed that the arrestee, Richard English, 72, of Greenwich had punched a victim in the face/neck due to a disagreement over money. Police said that another victim attempted to break up the fight and was inadvertently struck in the head.

Both victims sustained minor injuries.

Mr. English was charged with two counts of Assault 3 on an Elderly Victim and Disorderly Conduct.

He was released on a promise to appear in court and has a date in Stamford Superior Court on May 3, 2021.