After receiving multiple Crime Stoppers tips, police arrested Steven Larosa, 35, at his Arlington Avenue apartment at around 8 a.m. on Aug. 1. He was taken into custody without incident and charged with harassment and obstructing governmental administration.
Police say that at 2:34 p.m. on July 24, Larosa allegedly approached two on-duty, uniformed NYPD Traffic Enforcement Agents that were working at the intersection of 86th Street and Jamaica Avenue sprayed a water bottle on them. Larosa then allegedly fled the scene in an unknown direction.
The following video of the incident was released by police on July 31: