MAN BUSTED FOR GROPING TEEN ON 6 TRAIN
Police arrested 35-year-old Eduardo Flores for sexual abuse at the corner of Park Avenue South and East 28th Street last Tuesday at 8:58 a.m. Police said that Flores was touching his penis over his pants and then allegedly followed a teenage girl, walking so close behind her that no one else could walk in between them. He then allegedly pressed his erect penis against her buttocks and touched her buttocks with his right hand. Police said that Flores wasn’t wearing any underwear.
The New York Daily News reported that the victim was 15 and on her way to high school and the incident happened on an uptown 6 train. The paper noted that Flores was free on bail after he had allegedly exposed himself to a 16-year-old girl in Williamsburg last September.
Flores was also charged with endangering the welfare of a child.
WOMAN ARRESTED FOR SLASHING AT 40/40 CLUB
Police arrested 27-year-old Lia Blount for assault inside Jay-Z’s 40/40 Club at 6 West 25th Street last Saturday at 12:48 a.m. The Daily News reported that Blount got into an argument with 21-year-old Alejandro Corona after he bumped into her accidentally. Police said that Blount smashed a wine bottle on a railing and slit him in the face with one of the shards.
PODCAST HOST ARRESTED FOR WEAPON POSSESSION IN IRVING PLAZA SHOOTING
Police arrested 31-year-old Daryl Campbell for criminal possession of a weapon on Monday in connection with the shooting at Irving Plaza last May. Roland Collins, a rapper also known as Troy Ave., was charged with attempted murder not long after the shooting, in which Collins’s body guard, 33-year-old Ronald McPhatter, was killed during the T.I. concert at the venue. The New York Times reported that Campbell is a podcast host and had been feuding with Collins for a number of years. Campbell’s DNA was reportedly found on the trigger of a gun used in the shooting.
MAN ARRESTED AFTER HITTING COP CAR ON EAST 23RD STREET
Police arrested 32-year-old Isom Mozeb for reckless endangerment and leaving the scene of an accident at the corner of First Avenue and East 23rd Street last Friday at 6 p.m. Police said that Mozeb collided with a marked police vehicle at East 23rd Street and First Avenue but then left the scene. Police stopped Mozeb at East 23rd Street and the FDR, but while the officer was sitting inside her vehicle, Mozeb allegedly hit the marked police car intentionally, damaging the front bumper.
KIPS BAY ROOF TRESPASSER SPITS OUT BAGGIE
Police arrested 34-year-old Humayun Ullah for criminal tampering in front of 243 East 27th Street last Monday at 2:24 a.m. Police said that Ullah was seen on the roof at the location and he allegedly said that he doesn’t live in the building. While police were placing him under arrest, he allegedly attempted to chew and swallow something and police said he refused to spit it out. He allegedly refused to place his hands behind his back to be handcuffed and flailed his arms in an attempt to resist being arrested. Police said that he spit out a small plastic baggie with an unknown powder while he was being handcuffed. He was also charged with resisting arrest, possession of a controlled substance and criminal trespass.
MAN NABBED FOR DRUGS, WALKING ON TRACKS AT FIRST AVE. L STATION
Police arrested 22-year-old Andrew Patterson for possession of a controlled substance and criminal trespass inside the First Avenue L station last Thursday at 10:47 p.m. Police said that Patterson was seen in the track area of the station, crossing from the northbound to southbound platform. When Patterson was searched, he was in possession of alleged cocaine in his left jacket pocket.
MAN COLLARED IN FLATIRON AFTER SELLING DRESS WITHOUT PERMISSION
Police arrested 21-year-old Ryan Wood for grand larceny inside 39 West 19th Street last Tuesday at 11:45 a.m. According to the District Attorney’s office, the victim gave Wood the $2,800 Miu Miu dress to get it dry cleaned but instead police said that he sold it without the woman’s permission.
MEN NABBED FOR DRUGS, DAMAGE
Police arrested three men for drugs after damaging an apartment at 319 East 21st Street last Tuesday at 6:45 p.m. Police said that 30-year-old Roberto Marin-Berdeguer, 31-year-old Matthew Fagan and 48-year-old Reinaldo Calderon Fedullo were in possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia and caused property damage inside the victim’s apartment. The three suspects were charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and criminal mischief.
MAN ARRESTED FOR STEALING PACKAGE ON WEST 23RD
Police arrested 56-year-old Richard Haynes for petit larceny and possession of stolen property in front of 33 West 23rd Street last Wednesday at 12:44 p.m. Police said that Haynes swiped a package from a hand truck and he was allegedly in possession of the stolen property when he was arrested.
THREE VENDORS ARRESTED FOR SELLING ‘FAKE’ DAVID YURMAN
Police busted three people for forgery of David Yurman products on and around West 28th Street last Thursday afternoon.
Kwang Park, 47, was arrested at 3:05 p.m. outside 45 West 28th Street. Police said that he was trying to sell bracelets that had a trademark counterfeit logo for the designer jewelry company. A representative for the brand confirmed that the items were counterfeit.
Vincent Choi, 47, was arrested across the street at 42 West 28th Street at the same time as Park’s arrest. Police said that Choi was also selling bracelets that had a trademark counterfeit logo for David Yurman.
Forty-nine-year-old Cipriano Rendon was arrested in front of 830 Sixth Avenue at 3:30 p.m. Police said that Rendon was trying to sell three pieces of costume jewelry, also with counterfeit trademarks for David Yurman.