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Police: Suspect tried to break Conn. cop’s fingers during traffic stop

A Connecticut officer pulled over Davin Ware, 20, and asked him to step out of the vehicle when he tried to break his fingers


By PoliceOne Staff

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. — A Connecticut couple was arrested after one of the suspects attempted to break an officer’s fingers during a traffic stop Saturday night.

WFSB reports that after the officer pulled over Davin Ware, 20, he learned that his driver’s license was suspended and that he had a weapon and marijuana. When the LEO asked Ware to step out of his vehicle, the suspect attempted to break his fingers.

Pictured is Davin Ware. (Photo/South Windsor PD)
Pictured is Davin Ware. (Photo/South Windsor PD)

Ware’s girlfriend Juliann Patenaude, 18, also intervened in the arrest. Two officers received abrasions and lacerations to their hands after the incident.

Ware was charged with several offenses, including assault on an officer. Patenaude was also charged with assault on an officer.

Both suspects are scheduled to face a judge on Nov. 30.

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