Christopher William O'Shea, 52, was arrested Saturday night.
Authorities said the two Fairfield officers were called to a disturbance at a home on Kelley Street. O'Shea was at the home and police said when they tried to remove him he assaulted the officers and damaged the home. Police said they had to use pepper spray to subdue him.
Officials stated O'Shea also suffered minor self inflicted scrapes to his face and head while he was in the back of the police cruiser.
O'Shea is charged with disorderly conduct,criminal mischief and two counts of assault on a police officer.
He is scheduled to be in court in April.