Police arrested three people on Thursday on charges that they attacked two men at a school construction site.
Arrested were Nicholas Vinci, 18, of 24 Evergreen Road in Cromwell; Kebner Dolphe III, 27, of 41 Rising Trail Drive in Middletown; and Vincent Sullivan, 22, of 103 Saddlehill Drive in Middletown. All three men were charged with second-degree assault, second-degree reckless endangerment, second-degree breach of peace.
According to the office of Mayor Daryl Finizio, three males wearing masks attacked two construction workers at the on Beech Drive at about 4:05 p.m. One of the men suffered multiple facial injuries and the other was able to run away.
The workers were able to provide information on the attackers' vehicle, and this was broadcast to area police departments. The Waterford Police Department stopped the vehicle soon after and informed the , which charged the group with several offenses.
"I want to thank Officer Todd Lynch, of the New London Police Department, and K-9 Officer Dan Lane, of the Waterford Police Department for their great work in apprehending the suspects involved in this incident," said Finizio. "I also want to thank the Waterford Police Department for their assistance and co-operation in this investigation and apprehension."
No classes are currently being held at the school, as it is under renovation as part of its transition to an arts magnet school.