A former mayor of Danbury was arrested after police said they responded to a domestic violence call.
Gene Eriquez, 63, faces disorderly conduct, interfering with an emergency call and third-degree assault charges.
Details about what led up to Eriquez's arrest were not released.
Eriquez was released on a written promise to appear in Danbury court on Monday.
Eriquez was succeeded by current Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton.
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