NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man seen in a controversial arrest video earlier this summer is now facing new charges.
Ricky Bellevue, 35, is accused of robbing a 14-year-old girl on July 30 at a Howard Beach subway station.READ MORE: Veterans Ride Horses Across Manhattan To Raise Suicide Awareness
Bellevue’s previous arrest in June sparked outrage after the officer appeared to use an illegal chokehold.READ MORE: Community Leaders, Advocacy Groups Launch 'Boycott Black Murder' Campaign To End Gun Violence
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Bellevue was arrested again last month for an attempted robbery in the Melrose section of the Bronx.