Milford police respond to Meadows End Road for report of assault, witness disarmed male, police make arrest

On February 15, 2023, police responded to a Meadows End Road residence for a report of an assault.

The victim stated that they were exiting their car when they saw Lindell Datadeen (the suspect) carrying a rake with four metal prongs raised in the air, and unprovoked, began running toward the victim threatening to kill them.

The victim ran from Datadeen as he chased them swinging the rake, eventually striking them in the forearm. The assault caused an obvious injury to their forearm.

A witness stated that they were driving on Meadows End Road when they observed a person run into the road screaming with a male chasing them wielding a rake, and striking them. The witness exited their vehicle and disarmed the male, later identified as Datadeen.

The victim has a full no-contact Restraining Order against Datadeen. The victim’s child was in the vehicle at the time of the incident.

Datadeen was taken into custody.

Lindell Datadeen was charged with:

Violation of a Restraining Order

Breach of Peace 2nd Degree

Assault 2nd Degree

Criminal Trespass 1st Degree

Risk of Injury to a Minor

Threatening 2nd Degree

Datadeen was released on a $150,000 bond and will appear in Milford Court on March 15, 2023. 

Submitted by Milford, CT

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