Police log: Facebook post sparks LA Fitness fight, protective order violated
The Trumbull Police Department made the following arrests between Tuesday, Nov. 24 and Monday, Nov. 30:
Facebook post leads to punches
A Bridgeport man was arrested for assault in the third degree at the Trumbull Police Department around 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 27.
Police said Steven Bolden, 22, walked into the LA Fitness located in the Westfield Trumbull mall and threw four punches at a victim who was speaking to gym staff.
According to a report, Bolden asked the victim, “Do you have a problem?” before punching him in the face and leaving the gym.
Bolden came into police headquarters after he was contacted about the incident.
The report said he admitted to throwing the punches and said that the conflict between him and the victim stemmed from several Facebook posts.
He was processed and released with a promise to appear in court Friday, Dec. 4.
Protective order violated
A Monroe man was arrested for criminal violation of a protective order at the Trumbull Police Department at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 27.
Police said John Scianna, 53, left a voicemail on his ex-girlfriend’s cell phone about making plans to drop off his nephew at her house in Trumbull.
According to a report, Scianna has an active protective order against him which restricts him from contacting his ex-girlfriend in person or by phone.
She called Trumbull police to notify them about the voicemail and to complain that he was harassing her.
He was contacted and turned himself in at police headquarters, where he admitted to making the call and leaving the voicemail.
The report said that Scianna was cooperative but didn’t know he wasn’t allowed to contact the victim by phone.
He was released on a $25,000 bond and appeared in court Monday, Nov. 30.