The Manhattan District Attorney’s Office said Thursday that Paul Kraft pleaded guilty to five counts of forcible touching in a creepy crime wave that had women from the Upper East Side to Lower Manhattan on edge.
Another man has been arrested and charged as the “Gentleman Groper” seven months after charges were dropped against another man.
The NYPD is out in force looking for the guy. The new image is the clearest picture we’ve seen of the man who has attacked at least four women since February.
Police released crystal clear images of the man dubbed the “Well-Dressed Groper,” who is believed to be responsible for at least four forcible touching incidents in Manhattan in recent months.
Karl Vanderwoude walked out of court Monday morning after a Manhattan criminal court judge dismissed all the charges against him.
Karl Vanderwoude is expected to meet with Manhattan’s District Attorney on Monday during which the charges against him for allegedly groping women are expected to be dropped.
The 26-year old Bible study leader said his life has been a nightmare since his arrest ten days ago.