Greenwich man accused of lying to police about knife threat

A Greenwich man is accused of lying to police.

Kenneth Straight, 53, got into a verbal fight with someone at Cumberland Farms on State Route 29 last March.

Police say Straight called 911 and said the person he was fighting with threatened him with a butcher knife. Police say Straight also lied in his written statement.

He was arrested on Thursday, and is due in Greenwich Town Court on September 8.