The Register Citizen (Torrington, CT)

Standoff ends with arrest

- By Register Citizen staff

LITCHFIELD — A 28year-old man is facing charges after a standoff on Andre Drive Friday evening, police said.

Robert Fisher was arrested and charged with second-degree threatenin­g, second-degree breach of peace and firstdegre­e reckless endangerme­nt Friday.

Troop L received a complaint just after 5:30 p.m. that a man was threatenin­g others at an apartment on Andre Drive in the Northfield section of town. Police then learned the suspect actually lives at the address and was in possession of multiple weapons, according to a release from the Connecticu­t State Police.

Fisher did not initially comply with police requests, but the state police tactical team was able to take him into custody without incident, police said.

Fisher is being held in lieu of a $100,000 cash or surety bond and is scheduled to appear in court in Torrington on Monday.

 ?? Cathie Norton / Contribute­d photo ?? Paul Durstin Alderete and Liam Patrick Norton earned the rank of Eagle Scout from Boy Scout Troop 19 in New Hartford. They were recognized during their joint Eagle Scout Court of Honor at Chatterley’s Banquet Facility on May 13.
Cathie Norton / Contribute­d photo Paul Durstin Alderete and Liam Patrick Norton earned the rank of Eagle Scout from Boy Scout Troop 19 in New Hartford. They were recognized during their joint Eagle Scout Court of Honor at Chatterley’s Banquet Facility on May 13.

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