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A one week continuance has been granted in the case of a Bristol man accused of assaulting people at MCCA in Danbury.  31-year old Aaron Bouffard was later shot and injured by police after he allegedly refused commands to drop two large butcher knives.  He was unable to make yesterday's court appearance due to a medical appointment.  Bouffard was charged with breach of peace, disorderly conduct, assault and threatening for allegedly fighting with staff members and clients of the alcohol and drug rehabilitation center on Old Ridgebury Road July 3rd.  Bouffard is due back in court on the 14th.  State Police say charges are pending related to the officer-involved shooting.