Contact Us
Fairfield Daily Voice serves Fairfield & Southport
Return to your home site

Menu

Fairfield Daily Voice serves Fairfield & Southport

Nearby Towns

Breaking News: Here's When Prolonged Dry Stretch Will Finally Come To An End
police & fire

Man Chokes Victim During Argument In Milford, Police Said

The area of Old Point Road and Meadows End Road in Milford.
The area of Old Point Road and Meadows End Road in Milford. Photo Credit: Google Maps

A Connecticut man allegedly choked his female victim during a domestic dispute, police said.

Members of the Milford Police Department were dispatched to a home near the area of Old Point Road and Meadows End Road, where there was a report of a domestic violence incident where the man fled the scene after attacking his victim.

Police said that the investigation determined that New Haven resident Joshua Hayes wrapped his arm around the woman’s neck, restricting her ability to breath during the course of a verbal argument turned physical. Hayes then allegedly fled the scene after the woman called 911 for assistance.

Hayes, 31, was arrested and charged with assault, strangulation and disorderly conduct. He was released and scheduled to appear in court on Thursday to answer the charges.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Fairfield Daily Voice!

Serves Fairfield & Southport

Get the news you need to know on the go.

Welcome to

Fairfield Daily Voice!

Serves Fairfield & Southport

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.