Police: Derby man charged at troopers with baseball bats

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DERBY – Police allege that a 19-year-old Derby man swung two baseball bats at them while they were responding to a domestic call.

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On Thursday, at around 11:30 a.m. police received a call of a domestic altercation on the Fish and Game Road in Derby.

State police responded and say when they arrived, Timothy Christopher, 19, of Derby, “aggressively charged Troopers swinging around two metal baseball bats.”

Christopher was subdued by police and taken into custody.

He was lodged at Northern State Correctional Facility for lack of $25,000.00 bail.

He pleaded not guilty today in court to aggravated assault, domestic assault, unlawful mischief and interference with access of emergency services charges.