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New Canaan Man Facing Assault Charge In Domestic Dispute

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NEW CANAAN, Conn. -- A New Canaan man is facing charges in connection with a Tuesday domestic assault, police said.

Frank C. Mercede, 55, of 866 Smith Ridge Road, was charged with third-degree assault and disorderly conduct in the incident, police said. Police said they were contacted on Wednesday about a dispute that had occurred the day before. 

Mercede surrendered to police Tuesday morning after learning that police had a warrant for his arrest. He posted $5,000 bond and was scheduled to appear in Norwalk Superior Court on Tuesday.

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