Monday, April 14, 2014
Police on Saturday arrested a 59-year-old Westport woman after responding to a report that a woman was chasing a man with a knife, police said today.
Marilyn Pantchenko of 12 Big Pines Road was charged with attempted criminal assault second-degree, threatening second-degree, and disorderly conduct. She was held on $5,000 bail for a Tuesday court appearance, police said.
Upon arrival, officers found a male and a female in the driveway of the residence and a knife on the ground.
After detaining both parties, it was determined that Pantchenko had chased her husband out of the residence and around a parked vehicle with a large kitchen knife, police said.
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