Man charged in restaurant assault

Police in Orange say a Shelton man is facing assault charges after an argument with a customer at Puerto Vallarta restaurant. They say Anthony Sliney,

Police say Anthony Sliney threw a woman to the ground on Tuesday.

Police say Anthony Sliney threw a woman to the ground on Tuesday. (5/7/15)

ORANGE - Police in Orange say a Shelton man is facing assault charges after an argument with a customer at Puerto Vallarta restaurant.

They say Anthony Sliney, 26, hurt the woman when he threw her to the ground at around 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Officers say he then got into an accident as he tried to get away.

Police say they caught Sliney a short distance from the restaurant.

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