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Greenwich 14-Year-Old Faces Assault, Intimidation Charges After Fight

Greenwich Police charged a local teen with multiple counts after allegedly assaulting a fellow student.
Greenwich Police charged a local teen with multiple counts after allegedly assaulting a fellow student. Photo Credit: File

GREENWICH, Conn. -- A 14-year-old from Greenwich is facing multiple juvenile charges after getting into an argument over a fellow student's "perceived sexual orientation," police told Patch.com.

The incident took place Wednesday, Jan. 8, near Western Middle School, when the suspect got in to a verbal altercation with the victim that escalated into a fight, Patch.com reported.

The teen was issued a juvenile summons on charges of third-degree assault, intimidation based on bias and bigotry, threatening and disorderly conduct, police told Patch.com.

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