Car window smashed by pumpkin at Fairfield U.
Published 5:03 pm, Monday, October 18, 2010
Anastasia Hastings, 18, of Hingham, Mass., was charged with second-degree criminal mischief about 12:30 a.m. Sunday after allegedly smashing a car window with a pumpkin.
Hastings was in the custody of Fairfield University security personnel when Fairfield police arrived at Townhouse 13 to investigate the complaint. A witness to the vandalism reported that a group of girls left a vehicle and Hastings saw a pumpkin, picked it up and threw it at the windshield of an unoccupied car.
Police contacted the vehicle's owner, who requested an arrest. Vehicle damage was estimated at $500. Police said Hastings also exhibited of being intoxicated the night of the alleged crime.