GIRL ARRESTED FOR STEALING CASH FROM KIPS BAY RESTAURANT
Police arrested a teenager for a robbery that took place inside Asia Express at 493 Second Avenue on Friday, September 6 at 10:25 p.m.
Police said that the teen, along with two other girls who weren’t arrested, removed cash from a nearby restaurant and fled the location. The victim then ran after the suspects, who dropped the money. While the victim was picking the cash up from the ground, the teen who was arrested reportedly punched the victim in the face, causing substantial pain, and grabbed the money from her before fleeing. The girl was caught at the corner of Second Avenue and East 28th Street on at 12:52 a.m. No other arrests have been made.
MAN ACCUSED OF THROWING URINE
Police arrested 42-year-old Michael Gordon for the alleged assault of a police officer inside Bellevue Hospital at 462 First Avenue on Thursday, September 5 at 12:12 a.m. A police officer said that he encountered Gordon at the hospital inside the psychiatric unit and the officer overheard Gordon say, “The last time I was discharged, I threw a cup of urine at police officers because I knew it would get me arrested.”
The officer said that Gordon then used the bathroom and returned with a cup of urine, so he told the nurses to remove the cup from his possession and told Gordon to drop the cup. Police said that Gordon then threw the cup of urine at the officer, causing irritation to his eyes and face. The officer then discharged his Taser and placed Gordon under arrest. The same police officer said that Gordon took a cup of urine and threw it at hospital security.
Gordon was charged with assaulting a police officer, an unclassified public administration misdemeanor and an unclassified public safety misdemeanor, as well as aggravated harassment.
MAN BUSTED FOR PACKAGE THEFTS
Police arrested 42-year-old Jesus Rodriguez for two alleged burglaries that took place earlier this year. Police said that Rodriguez broke into a residential building at 201 East 15th Street on February 15 around 4 a.m. and allegedly stole packages. He allegedly returned to the building on March 10 around 9:30 a.m. and police said that he stole packages then as well.
Rodriguez was arrested inside the 13th precinct on Tuesday, September 3 at 4:15 p.m. and was also charged with theft.
MAN ARRESTED FOR MENACING, SHOPLIFTING AT TARGET
Police arrested 33-year-old Milton Ramirez for alleged shoplifting at the Target at 512 Second Avenue on Thursday, September 5 at 9:59 p.m. Police said that Ramirez removed ice cream from the display case and concealed it in his backpack before he allegedly left without paying. When he was searched, police found that he was in possession of burglar’s tools and an alleged crack pipe.
Police said that Ramirez also previously stood in front of the store and reportedly menaced someone who was outside by showing him a bulge in his pants pocket that resembled a gun, placing the victim in fear of physical injury. Ramirez was charged with menacing after he was arrested for the alleged shoplifting incident.
Ramirez was charged with menacing, burglar’s tools, petit larceny, possession of stolen property and possession of a controlled substance.
MAN BUSTED FOR STEAK THEFT AT FOOD EMPORIUM
Police arrested 53-year-old Johnson Basil for an alleged theft from the Food Emporium at 10 Union Square East on Friday, September 6 at 6:10 p.m. Police said that Basil removed five porter house steaks from the store and placed them in a shopping cart, then allegedly went to the juice aisle and put the steaks in his bag before he reportedly attempted to leave without paying for the meat. Basil was charged with petit larceny.
MAN BUSTED FOR ‘DRUGS’ AFTER HOPPING TURNSTILE
Police arrested 50-year-old Jeffrey Huhn for an alleged theft inside the Union Square subway station on Tuesday, September 3 at 9:40 p.m. Police said that Huhn jumped over the turnstile in the Union Square station to avoid legal payment of the fare and when he was searched, police found that he was in possession of a pipe containing alleged crack cocaine residue and an alleged marijuana cigarette from a small metal container that was in his bag. Huhn was also charged with possession of a controlled substance.
MAN ARRESTED FOR TRESPASSING AT CONSTRUCTION SITE
Police arrested 63-year-old Gerard Denson for allegedly trespassing on a construction site at 124 West 16th Street on Saturday, September 7 at 9:47 a.m. Police said that Denson remained at the active construction site without permission or authority to be there. After numerous attempts, police said that Denson insisted that he was not going to leave and allow the workers to perform their task.
TEEN ARRESTED AFTER ARGUING WITH COPS IN UNION SQUARE
Police arrested an 18-year-old boy for alleged theft of services inside the Union Square subway station on Friday, September 6 at 12:30 a.m. Police said that the suspect jumped over the turnstile to avoid paying the fare. When he realized that police saw him, he exited the station but remained in the turnstile area. While officers were performing their duties, the boy was allegedly yelling obscenities, making threats towards the officers and was preventing them from performing their duties. Police said that they gave the suspect numerous orders to leave the station and he allegedly refused, preventing them from removing him. Police said that when they attempted to remove him from the station, the teen slapped the officer’s arm away and his actions allegedly created a hazard and obstructed pedestrian traffic inside the station.
The teen was also charged with a public administration misdemeanor and disorderly conduct.
MAN BUSTED FOR FORGERY AT HOTEL
Police arrested 28-year-old Teon Isaacs for an alleged theft inside the Royalton Park Avenue at 420 Park Avenue South on Monday, September 2 at 10:56 p.m. Police said that Isaacs attempted to purchase two hotel rooms with a credit card that didn’t belong to him. The victim reportedly called the hotel because there were unauthorized charges on his credit card and he didn’t give anyone permission to use the card. Upon further investigation, police found that the credit card Isaacs was in possession of was allegedly linked to a different credit card account. Isaacs was charged with grand larceny and forgery.
MAN ARRESTED FOR GROPING ON SIXTH AVENUE
Police arrested 31-year-old Joseph Kenver for alleged sexual abuse in front of 777 Sixth Avenue on Friday, September 6 at 8:04 a.m. The victim told police that Kenver bumped her from behind, causing her to bend forward, and when she did, Kenver allegedly grabbed her buttocks. Police said that Kenver fled the location but he was arrested shortly after when police searched the area with the victim.
MAN NABBED FOR SHOPLIFTING AT HOME DEPOT
Police arrested 57-year-old Derrick Ellis for alleged thefts from stores in Chelsea last week. Ellis allegedly took items from the Home Depot at 40 West 23rd Street on Wednesday, September 4 at 3:10 p.m. Police said that he took items from the store and put them in his bag without paying. He was charged with burglary because he has an active trespass notice from loss prevention officers at the store, and was also charged with possession of stolen property. Video surveillance also shows Ellis allegedly taking items from 7 West 14th Street and putting it inside a suitcase before he reportedly fled the location, heading west on West 14th Street.
Ellis was charged with burglary, petit larceny and possession of stolen property.
MAN BUSTED FOR SUSPENDED LICENSE
Police arrested 47-year-old Dale Robinson for an alleged traffic misdemeanor in front of 50 West 23rd Street on Tuesday, September 3 at 11:06 p.m. Police said that Robinson was stopped because he was making an illegal U-turn on West 23rd Street between Sixth and Seventh Avenues. When he was pulled over, police found that he was allegedly driving with a suspended license.