CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Police arrested a man at the 99 Restaurant in Chicopee Wednesday night after receiving a call for a kitchen fire that turned out to be false.
Chicopee Police Officer Mike Wilk told 22News the department received a call about a fire at the 99 Restaurant around 6:15 p.m. As officers were on their way, Wilk said they received another call from staff members saying a man was possibly armed and was “causing a disturbance.”
Wilk said when the officers arrived, the suspect was allegedly behind the bar breaking bottles and throwing items around. Once more police officers arrived, and a taser was drawn, the man was placed in police custody. No one was injured.
Wilk said the man was taken to a local hospital for a medical evaluation and will be charged with the following:
- Filing a false report
- Assault & Battery
- Disorderly Conduct
- Malicious Destruction of Property
- Threat to Commit a Crime