Milford man facing charges for vandalizing restaurant, assaulting officers

MILFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A Milford man is facing charges after being accused of vandalizing a restaurant in town and threatening officers.

Milford Police arrested 47-year-old John Katrick on Monday morning.

Police say he damaged the door of a restaurant on New Haven Avenue and smashed some potted plants outside.

Officials say officers also spotted him throwing cinder blocks at passing cars.

According to police, Katrick had a screwdriver in his hands when they got there. When they ordered him to drop it, he allegedly tried to get into his car instead.

Officers later used a stun gun on him and took him into custody.