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Suspect Accused Of Randomly Punching Actor Rick Moranis Arrested

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) -- The suspect accused of randomly attacking actor Rick Moranis on the Upper West Side in October has been arrested.

The incident happened on Oct. 1 on Central Park West near West 70th Street.

Security video shows a man walk past Moranis and punch him in the head, knocking the 67-year-old actor to the ground.

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At the time, Moranis' management team said he was fine and grateful for everyone's thoughts and well wishes.

Police released a picture of the suspect and offered a reward.

The NYPD says 35-year-old suspect Marquis Ventura was arrested Saturday after an NYPD Transit sergeant spotted him.


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