• The Buffalo Tribune Team

Arrest made in attack on Canadian Actor Rick Moranis

An arrest has been made in connection with an October attack on Actor Rick Moranis on the Upper West Side in Manhattan, police confirmed Saturday.


The NYPD confirmed Moranis, 67-year-old man was knocked to the ground by a punch, and suffered pain to his head, back and right hip, according to police.

Moranis was walking south on Central Park West near West 70th Street when an unidentified man hit him in the head with a closed fist On Oct. 2 at around 7:24 a.m.


To watch the video, click the link.

https://twitter.com/nypdnews/status/1311999566238023680?s=21



Surveillance images and video of a person suspected of the attack was released by police. The images appear to show a man wearing "I (heart) NY" sweatshirt.


The Canadian born actor is known for roles in 80s "SCTV," "Honey, I Shrunk the Kids," "Ghostbusters" and "Spaceballs," to follow with many classics.


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