Officer knocked down mannequins at Corona shop: NYPD

By Madina Toure

CORONA — A 29-year-old police officer was arrested and charged with criminal mischief after he allegedly knocked down mannequins at a clothing shop last weekend, the NYPD said.

At about 12:10 a.m. Sunday, the officer, identified by police as Joshua Castro, went into the Medellin Colombia Fashion shop in Corona, knocked down some mannequins and ended up breaking one of them, according to a police spokesman.

Castro was issued a desk appearance ticket by the NYPD and was expected in court on June 17, according to a spokeswoman for Queens District Attorney Richard Brown.

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