New Year’s Day Altercation Results in Multiple Charges for Greenwich Man

Brian Timothy Dougherty, Greenwich Free Press

Brian Timothy Dougherty, Photo courtesy Greenwich Police Dept

Brian Timothy Dougherty, 46, of 25 Oak Ridge Street in Greenwich was arrested by Greenwich Police on New Year’s Day.

He was charged with Strangulation 2, Risk of Injury to a Minor, Disorderly Conduct, and Assault 3.

On Jan 1, around 10:00pm, Greenwich Police responded to Prospect Street on a report of a physical altercation between a man and a woman.

After interviewing all parties involved, it was determined that the offender, Brian Dougherty had engaged in a physical altercation with the victim, resulting in the victim being placed into a head lock hold and sustaining minor injuries to her face.

Additionally, juvenile children were in the home while the fight took place.

Dougherty’s bond was set at $10,000, which he was able to post and he was assigned a court date at Stamford Superior Court on Jan 3, 2017.