James Iannazzo Merrill Lynch

Merrill Fires Top-Ranked Connecticut Broker Arrested over Bias Incident at Smoothie Shop

A now-former Merrill Lynch broker in Stamford, Connecticut was arrested on Saturday

He went on a threatening and biased rant against a group of young employees at a local smoothie shop

According to police reports and a video of the incident uploaded to social media.

James A. Iannazzo, 48, was charged with intimidation based on bigotry or bias

He had confronted store employees using a number of expletives