Local Man charged with Assault, Strangulation

On the night of Sept 17 Greenwich Police were advised of a walk-in assault complaint.

Investigation revealed that an assault had taken place earlier in the evening at a residence in Greenwich where the victim was thrown to the floor and strangled.

The victim provided a statement and description of the offender.

Justin Thomas Gasso, 42, of Greenwich was identified on scene within the residence as the offender. He was arrested and charged with Disorderly Conduct, Assault 3 and Strangulation/Suffocate 2nd degree.

According to the criminal information summary Mr. Gasso is being held on $5,000 bond at the police station.

He was assigned a date in Stamford Superior court on Sept 19, 2022