34-year-old arrested for stabbing man trying to break up bar fight

Troy Bergeson (Photo provided by New London police)

NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) — A New London man has been arrested for stabbing a man trying to break up a fight outside of a bar last month.

On March 17, police say a fight broke out between two groups of people outside the Dockside Bar. A man who tried to break up the fight was stabbed in his lower back. He was taken to the hospital to be treated.

On April 10, police arrested 34-year-old Troy Murallo Bergeson of New London. He is charged with first-degree assault. Police say he is also being held on violation of probation charges.