Police: Man faces charges for assaulting Uber driver
UPDATE: The charges against Michael Ettinger were dismissed on 12/13/16.
ORIGINAL STORY: 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.