Thursday, March 3, 2016

Why the Manhattan DA Office is a Joke: Times Square Spider-Man accused of holding kid hostage free without bail

Photo: Jose Escalona; Robert Miller

DA Cyrus Vance is a disgrace and needs to get the boot!
NY Post reports a Times Square Spider-Man who allegedly held a child captive on Tuesday over a $10 tip was released without bail — after a judge ripped into a prosecutor for not bringing higher charges.

Jose Aguin, 29, of Passaic, NJ, was arraigned Wednesday on charges of fraudulent accosting and aggressive begging, after he allegedly grabbed a teenage boy in Times Square Tuesday and wouldn’t let go until the dad gave Aguin cash.

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