GRISWOLD, Conn. – Two Connecticut men are facing assault charges after allegedly battling with a belt buckle and a spatula in Hopeville Pond State Park in Griswold.
Police say 29-year-old Cedric Eaton of New London and 31-year-old Nathaniel Ward were charged with assault Wednesday. Court documents show that Eaton told police he hit Ward with his belt and Ward struck him with the spatula. It’s not known what triggered the fight.
Eaton treated for a head wound at the William W. Backus Hospital in Norwich. Both men were arraigned Thursday in court.