Police: Man faces charges for assaulting Uber driver

A man is facing charges in Greenwich for allegedly assaulting an Uber driver. Police say 53-year-old Michael Ettinger was arrested Sunday night.

Police say 53-year-old Michael Ettinger was arrested Sunday night in Greenwich.

Police say 53-year-old Michael Ettinger was arrested Sunday night in Greenwich. (8/23/16)

GREENWICH - A man is facing charges in Greenwich for allegedly assaulting an Uber driver.

Police say 53-year-old Michael Ettinger was arrested Sunday night.

Investigators say Ettinger punched the driver in the face on South Beach Avenue and ran off.

They say he was arrested a short time later and violently slammed his head into the roof of the police car, causing a dent.

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