Police busted a homeless lady Saturday in reference to the random choking of a teen woman sitting outdoors a Queens sushi restaurant, an assault captured in a terrifying video.
The incident unfolded at about 5:15 p.m. Monday at Watawa Sushi on Ditmars Boulevard in Astoria, when a matted wanting assailant with lengthy hair sporting a white T-shirt, black jacket and denims walks up behind the 16-year-old and all of the sudden places her in a chokehold, in keeping with police and surveillance video.
She releases her, menacingly stands close by, and in the end backs off, the video reveals. A passerby can been seen making an attempt to intervene.
The sufferer suffered ache, redness and swelling however was not taken to the hospital, the NYPD stated.
Police initially stated Saturday they have been searching for a person. However later introduced they’d arrested Minerva Martinez, 36, and charged her with strangulation.
This story first appeared on the New York Post