MAN ARRESTED FOR ASSAULTING WOMAN FOR PLANNING TO HAVE ABORTION
Police arrested a 33-year-old man for assaulting his girlfriend at the end of last month after she reportedly told him that she was going to have an abortion. The victim told police that the suspect punched her in the face while they were standing in front of 321 First Avenue on Friday, February 28 around 5:30 p.m., then choked her. She said that the suspect also broke her cell phone.
She said that the assault caused pain in her face. The victim was removed to Bellevue Hospital to check on the baby.
The suspect was charged with obstruction of breath, assault and criminal mischief.
MAN ARRESTED FOR BREAKING GIRLFRIEND’S ARM
Police arrested a 39-year-old man for an assault that took place on February 16 around 3 a.m. inside an apartment on East 27th Street at Third Avenue. Police said that the suspect assaulted a woman, causing extreme pain and serious physical injury, including a broken arm. The suspect was arrested on Tuesday, February 25 at 8 a.m. inside the 13th precinct.
MAN ARRESTED FOR HARASSMENT, ANTI-SEMITIC REMARKS
Police arrested a 53-year-old man for harassing a former co-worker of the Center for Jewish History at 15 West 16th Street on February 23 between 2 and 3 p.m. The victim told police that the suspect, who used to work at the Center, sent him unwanted text messages, causing the victim to be in fear for his safety. The victim, who still works there, also said that the suspect made offensive remarks regarding Jewish people. The suspect was charged with aggravated harassment on Wednesday, February 26 at 7:15 p.m. inside the 13th precinct.
MAN ARRESTED FOR GROPING ON EAST 23RD ST.
Police arrested a 30-year-old man for forcible touching after he reportedly groped a woman on February 20 around 6:30 p.m. in front of 26 East 23rd Street. Police said that the suspect ran up to the woman and grabbed her buttocks, and the victim said that she does not know the suspect. The man was arrested inside the 13th precinct on Thursday, February 27 at 11:21 a.m.
MAN ARRESTED FOR SUSPENDED LICENSE
Police arrested an 18-year-old man for an unclassified traffic infraction in front of 215 East 24th Street on Wednesday, February 26 at 10:09 p.m. Police said that the suspect disobeyed a steady red light at East 24th Street and Third Avenue and when police conducted a license check, they found that his license was suspended.
MEN BUSTED FOR STEALING TOOLS
Police arrested a 39-year-old man and a 25-year-old man for a burglary that took place inside 161 East 28th Street on Thursday, February 27 at 4:59 a.m. Police said that two men entered the building without permission by using bolt cutters to get inside. The suspects then broke open multiple toolboxes inside the building and took tools, gathering them in black garbage bags. Security was on the scene and called police, then pointed out the two individuals who did not have permission to be inside.
MAN ARRESTED FOR THREATENING EMPLOYEE
Police arrested an 18-year-old man for a robbery inside 30 Lexington Avenue on Sunday, February 23 at 6:49 p.m. The victim told police that the suspect came inside the store and attempted to open the register with burglar’s tools. When the victim attempted to stop him, the suspect reportedly punched him multiple times in the head, stomach and arm, saying, “Give me the money or I will kill you with this” and displayed a knife. The victim did not suffer from a serious personal injury but complained of pain. The suspect was charged with robbery and burglar’s tools.
MAN ARRESTED FOR PREVIOUS ASSAULT AT BETH ISRAEL
Police arrested a 42-year-old man for obstruction of breath and assault inside Beth Israel Hospital at 281 First Avenue on Sunday, March 1 at 8:39 p.m. The victim told police that she was hanging out with the suspect in the ground floor stairwell of 189 Allen Street earlier on the same day he was arrested when they got into an argument. The suspect then punched the victim on the top of the head, pushed her to the wall and choked her. The victim said that she blacked out for a few seconds. Police did not have more information about why the suspect was arrested at Beth Israel.
TEENS NABBED FOR USING STOLEN CARD AT H&M
Police arrested two teenagers for a theft that took place on November 10, 2019, at 10:35 p.m. inside the H&M at 1472 Broadway near Times Square. Police said that suspects used the victim’s credit card inside the store without permission. Both teens were charged with grand larceny inside the 13th precinct. One of the teens was arrested on Thursday, February 27 at 9:40 p.m. and the other teen was charged on Tuesday, February 18 at 7:10 p.m.
TEEN ARRESTED FOR BURGLARIES THROUGHOUT MANHATTAN
Police arrested a teenager for multiple burglaries on Friday, February 21 at 6:35 p.m. inside the 13th precinct. The teen was arrested for three burglaries in Midtown South, three on the Upper East Side, one in East Harlem, one in West Harlem and two in Chinatown.
MAN NABBED FOR SHOPLIFTING AT FOOD EMPORIUM
Police arrested a 34-year-old man for shoplifting inside the Food Emporium at 10 Union Square East on Tuesday, February 25 at 9:30 a.m. Police said that the suspect removed items from the shelf and concealed them in his bag before he left without paying. The items were recovered from the suspect’s bag after he reportedly left the store. The suspect was charged with petit larceny and theft.
MAN BUSTED FOR SHOPLIFTING AT CVS
Police arrested a 38-year-old man for a theft inside the CVS Pharmacy at 636 Sixth Avenue on Monday, February 24 at 1:15 a.m. Police said that the suspect took items off the shelf and concealed them in his bag before leaving without paying. The suspect was charged with petit larceny and possession of stolen property.
MAN BUSTED FOR DRIVING WITHOUT LICENSE
Police arrested a 56-year-old man for driving without a license on the FDR at East 25th Street on Thursday, February 20 at 4:51 a.m. Police said that the suspect was driving south on the FDR and changed lanes without signaling. After he was stopped, police found that his license is currently revoked in New York State. The suspect was charged with an unclassified traffic infraction, being an unlicensed operator and failure to signal.