Alleged consulate rock-thrower arrested for menacing people with bat
A person arrested for chucking rocks at New York City consulates this summer time was taken into custody once more Tuesday after police sources stated he was threatening folks with a baseball bat in Midtown East.
Reza Mashayekhi, 34, has been charged with menacing after police arrested him with the bat on First Avenue and 49th Road round 5:30 p.m., in keeping with regulation enforcement sources.
Police additionally charged him with a number of new felony mischief counts, accusing him of throwing rocks at three extra consulates: the German consulate on Aug. 15, the Mexican consulate the next day and the Italian consulate on Sept. 10, the sources informed The Submit.
Police responding to the scene Tuesday acknowledged Mashayekhi from his earlier felony mischief costs and positioned him below arrest, sources stated.
Mashayekhi allegedly started his rock-chucking spree on July 25, concentrating on a minimum of six consulates this summer time.
He was beforehand charged with felony mischief for throwing rocks on the Venezuelan, Russian and Ukrainian consulates.