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Fairfield Suspect In 2014 Death Charged With Assault In Diner Fracas

Dennis Berrios of Fairfield is facing assault charges in connection with a fracas at a Bridgeport diner.
Dennis Berrios of Fairfield is facing assault charges in connection with a fracas at a Bridgeport diner. Photo Credit: Bridgeport Police Department

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – A Fairfield man charged in the death of a Bridgeport man in 2014 is now facing assault charges in connection with a fracas at a local diner, according to The Connecticut Post.

Dennis Berrios, 37, of Fairfield, has been out on bail awaiting trial on manslaughter charges in the death of 20-year-old Tyron Tate, The Connecticut Post said. Berrios is charged with hitting Tate with his pickup truck on Noble Avenue in 2014, police said.

Berrios was arrested Saturday, April 30, a short distance from New Colony Diner on Main Street after police said he pitched a fit over cold food, punched the elderly owner in the face, and made threats, The Connecticut Post said.

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