Bizarre incident at Barton bar leads to charges
“Mr. Clarke went behind the saloon, where he began offering fruit to people. He then sat down on the ground, and began praying and chanting”
by David Dudley
NEWPORT — Police said an East Haven man assaulted a bouncer before being thrown out of the Lake House Saloon in Barton on Sunday. The bouncer asked 51-year-old Benjamin Clarke to leave the bar because he “wasn’t acting right,” State Trooper Sergeant Debra Munson’s affidavit says.
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