Mann accused of attacking Rick Moranis Arrested in New York

Rick Moranis& # 39; Suspected attacker was arrested.

In October, a surveillance video showed a man wearing an "I Love NY" sweatshirt approaching 67-year-old Honey. I shrunk the Kids and Ghostbusters actor on the sidewalk in New York's Upper West Side, hit him in the head, and knocked him to the ground. The attacker fled after the attack, which took place in broad daylight. On Saturday, November 14th, the New York City Police Department tweeted, "Thanks to an eagle-eyed sergeant from @NYPDTransit, this suspect has been arrested and charged."

Police told NBC News the man in question was Marquis VenturaThey said a transit officer on the subway system a few blocks from where the attack took place discovered the suspect. An NYPD spokesman told E! News Ventura "was arrested in transit somewhere around 72nd and Broadway."

NBC News said police did not identify the victim as Moranis but were referring to the attack outside the actor's Upper West Side building.

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