Man Suspected of Punching Rick Moranis Has Been Arrested

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On October Rick Moranis was attacked near his Upper West Side building. After being punched from behind he got himself to the hospital. Now it appears that a suspect has been arrested.

35 year-old Marquis Ventura has been arrested after being spotted by a Transit Bureau sergeant at 96th Street and Broadway.


According to the New York Post Ventura “has a history of more than a dozen arrests, including five for felonies, the sources said.

He was arrested for an alleged attack on a a 61-year-old man in the West 4th Street Subway station two weeks after the attack on Rick Moranis.

Ventura has a charge of misdemeanor assault for allegedly attacking a 23-year-old woman by punching her in the face after he asked her for money on April 13th.

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Sources: NBC, New York Post

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