NEW CANAAN—On Saturday, July 23, around 8:35 p.m., New Canaan police were dispatched to the Talmadge Hill train station after reports of a person in distress walking on the tracks. Police located the individual near the Radio Shack on Park Street. The person allegeldy had been assaulted and pushed out of a car by Jose Acevedo, 44, of Ansonia.

New Canaan police put out a warrant for Acevedo the next day and Ansonia police took the 44-year-old into custody. New Canaan police took custody of Acevedo on Sunday and booked him on charges of disorderly conduct, reckless endangerment in the second degree and assault in the third degree.

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