Cops: Southbury man assaulted InstaCart driver
SOUTHBURY — A local man is facing assault charges after allegedly attacking a grocery delivery driver last week.
Police were called to Bullet Hill Road around 5 p.m. Friday for a reported assault. At the scene, a 52-year-old man said he was an InstaCart driver and had just been assaulted by a man.
Officers identified the alleged perpetrator as 65-year-old Thomas Macdougall, placed him under arrest and charged him with third-degree assault and disorderly conduct.
A motive behind the alleged attacked has not yet been established, state police said Tuesday.
Macdougall was released after posting a $1,000 non-surety bond and is due in state Superior Court in Waterbury on Dec. 15.