Police seek witnesses to Ridgefield ‘altercation’

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Ridgefield police are looking for witnesses to an altercation reported in the Copps Hill Shopping Plaza around 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 12, 2022.

Ridgefield police are looking for witnesses to an altercation reported in the Copps Hill Shopping Plaza around 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 12, 2022.

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RIDGEFIELD — Local police are asking for witnesses to come forward after an “altercation” was reported in a shopping plaza along Danbury Road last week.

Ridgefield police said the incident occurred around 5 p.m. on July 12 in the Copps Hill Shopping Plaza, but did not provide further details on the alleged dispute.

The incident occurred near the Rite-Aid and Venice Pizza restaurant in the plaza, which also contains a Stop & Shop. The area sits just north of Ridgefield’s downtown.

Police did not say whether the incident resulted in any injuries.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to contact Officer Vasquez at 203-438-6531 or the department’s anonymous tip line at 203-431-2345.