A 20-year-old sushi bar employee accused of assaulting girls on the Higher East Facet was busted early Saturday as he was about to grope his fifth feminine sufferer this summer time, sources stated.
Police arrested Damien Bieza Rendon at about 1:20 a.m. Saturday in entrance of 11 East 104th St.
He’s going through fees on 4 assaults, together with a case in June during which he licked his sufferer’s breast and in one other when he pulled down a woman’s pants, cop sources stated.
When cops took the suspect — who was donning a surgical masks — into custody, he allegedly stated, “All I did was touch them,” sources advised The Publish.
Police ID’d Rendon — who hails from Mexico — from his Adidas bag, the NYPD sources stated.
It was June 28 when the accused got here up from behind a 22-year-old woman strolling eastbound on East 89th Avenue, pulled her shirt down off her shoulders and positioned his mouth on her left breast earlier than working off, police stated. The sufferer declined medical consideration.
The NYPD on Friday had launched a surveillance picture and video of the 6-feet-tall suspect taken from the 89th Avenue location.