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Police: Man Charged In Newtown Shooting Fought With Girlfriend Earlier

The man accused of firing his way into a Newtown home early Sunday morning was involved in an alcohol-fueled dispute with his girlfriend just hours earlier in Monroe, according to a story in The News-Times.
The man accused of firing his way into a Newtown home early Sunday morning was involved in an alcohol-fueled dispute with his girlfriend just hours earlier in Monroe, according to a story in The News-Times. Photo Credit: Facebook

NEWTOWN, Conn. — The man accused of firing his way into a Newtown home early Sunday had been involved in a drunken dispute with his girlfriend hours earlier in Monroe, according to The News-Times.

Michael Dziubina, 27, was arrested in the Newtown shooting and charged with first-degree burglary, home invasion, first-degree reckless endangerment, unlawful discharge of a firearm and first-degree criminal mischief, The News-Times said.

According to his LinkedIn profile, Dziubina has been a physician‘s assistant for three years at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport and is an emergency medical technician for Echo Hose Ambulance Corps in Shelton, the News-Times said. He has also been a volunteer firefighter since 2007 for Shelton’s Huntington Fire Co.

For an earlier story on Dziubina by the Daily Voice, click here .

For The News-Times story, click here .

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