At least 2 Darien football players charged with assault

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New Canaan police have charged at least two members of the Darien football team with assault.

Brian Minicus, Jack Joyce and an unidentified 17-year-old Darien resident turned themselves in to police following an incident on Nov. 6 at a home in New Canaan. Brian Minicus and Jack Joyce, both 18, play on Darien High School’s football team.

The teenagers face charges ranging from third-degree assault to interfering with an officer.

Darien is set to play against New Canaan Thursday in the annual Turkey Bowl at Stamford's Boyle Stadium.

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