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Man Arrested for 'Aggressive Mopping' at Hotel

| by Michael Allen

John Thornton was recently arrested at the Double Tree Hotel in Bristol, Conn., for “aggressive mopping.”

Thornton reportedly took a mop from a 27-year-old female employee and started mopping the floor in his hotel room at about 6:30 p.m. on Monday.

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"[Thornton] then began to mop the floor, but became more aggressive and mopped over the employee's shoes several times," stated Bristol Police spokesman Lt. Donn Watson, according to The Independent. "[He then] turned his back to the employee and forcibly backed into her pushing her into a corner."

After the police showed up, they found the female employee shaken and crying. Thornton was charged with second-degree breach of peace, reports WFSB.

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On the way to the police station, Thornton allegedly yelled insults and threats at the police.

Thornton was then charged with second-degree threatening, notes CBS News.

He posted a $20,000 bond and must appear in court on Oct. 27.

Sources: WFSB, CBS News, The Independent (Image Credit: MKT ATM)