Alleged assault leads to arrest of New Canaan woman
NEW CANAAN — A 34-year-old Jelliff Mill Lane woman was arrested Sunday night in connection with a domestic violence incident earlier that day.
According to police, the victim went to police headquarters around 7:40 p.m. and lodged a complaint about an alleged assault by Melissa A. Berquist. After investigating the complaint, police arrested Bergquist at her home and charged her with third-degree assault and disorderly conduct.
Berquist was held on a $2,500 bond and was scheduled to appear in state Superior Court March 5.