Bloomfield residents charged with false imprisonment

Donovan Wintermote, 18 and John Morris, 24

Fairfield Police say the investigation into false imprisonment and assault charges is now closed.

On Tuesday, the department sent out a press release regarding multiple calls that a subject had been taken against their will.

Officers arrested 24-year-old John Morris, 18-year-old Donovan Wintermote, and a 17-year-old minor.

Wednesday, FPD said the incident appears to be a dispute over money and/or property.

It is believed the victim, an 18-year-old male, was not involved and was only a witness.

The department says there is no threat to citizens stemming from this incident and it was not a random act.


Three Bloomfield residents have been arrested and charged with false imprisonment.

On Monday, Fairfield police responded to multiple calls that a subject had been taken against their will from an address on West Burlington Street.

Officers located both the victim and the suspects on the 1500 block of South Main.

Officers arrested John Morris, 24, Donovan Wintermote, 18, as well as a 17-year-old minor.

All three face one count of false imprisonment and one count of simple assault.

All three were released after posting bond.