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Man allegedly punches driver at Brooklyn Taco Bell, tries to drag him out of vehicle

Posted at 8:55 PM, Mar 31, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-31 22:19:27-04

BAY RIDGE, Brooklyn — Police arrested a 24-year-old man on Saturday accused of attacking someone at a Bay Ridge Taco Bell.

Jairus Diaz allegedly opened the driver’s side door of a car at the 4th Avenue restaurant and punched a 20-year-old man in the face several times, police said. He also allegedly tried to drag the victim out of the vehicle.

Police charged Diaz with assault. He was also charged in a Bay Ridge subway station assault. In that instance, a man was thrown onto subway tracks. The NYPD also charged Diaz with assault for that attack.