Neighbor’s dispute over car blocking a driveway, machete and broom involved
BRIDGEPORT, CT (WFSB) - Police responded to a neighbor dispute in the 200th block of Willow Street on Sunday night.
On-scene witness reports indicated their was dispute between neighbors regarding a vehicle blocking a driveway.
At first, there was a verbal altercation between a man later identified as Clive Samuels, 46, of Stratford, and a woman identified as Christine Medley, 47, of New Haven.
It was reported that during the dispute Mr. Samuels grabbed wat was reported to be a machete and began waving it.
Ms. Medley had a broom and struck Samuels during the dispute while in the middle of the street.
After parties were separated, it was observed that Ms. Medley grabbed what was described also as a machete of her own from a vehicle on-site.
Medley was charged with Carrying a Dangerous Weapon and Breach of Peace in the 2nd degree. Her bond was set at $10,000.
Samuels was charged with Reckless Endangerment 1st degree, Breach of Peace 2nd degree, Carrying a Dangerous Weapon, Assaults 1st degree. His bond was set at $15,000.
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