Peter Aitkin, 34, of Rolling Lane in Norwalk, was charged with second-degree criminal mischief and disorderly conduct after a fight at his girlfriend's Sterling Street home where he damaged a door and windows, police said.
Police were called to the home around 2:15 a.m. Sunday, and the couple at first told them everything was fine, but police learned that the girlfriend had been hit in the face, according to the report.
Aitkin allegedly kicked in the bathroom door, breaking a ceiling light, police said. The report also stated that he had thrown a set of knives against a kitchen wall, breaking windows and a screen. The damage was estimated at $400, police said.
He was released on a promise to have appeared Monday in Bridgeport Superior Court.