Manhattan grand jury indicts seven immigrants over assault on NYPD officers

Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg brought criminal charges against seven people on Thursday in connection to the assault of two New York City Police Department officers in Times Square.

A grand jury indicted seven people on Thursday, five of whom face felony charges and were previously arrested. Their names are Yorman Reveron, 24; Darwin Andres Gomez-Izquiel, 19; Kelvin Servita Arocha, 19; Wilson Juarez, 21; and Yohenry Brito, 24. Of the five suspects, four of them also face charges of second-degree assault, Bragg said at a news conference.

The names of two defendants who were indicted were not released because they have not yet been arrested, the top prosecutor said.

“This assault … sickened me and outraged me,” Bragg said. “As a lifelong New Yorker, I do not tolerate attacks on police officers, and certainly I do not as Manhattan
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