Police said Saturday they were questioning someone at the 20th Precinct in connection with the Thursday morning attack.READ MORE: Nor'easter Topples Tree Onto Car In Brooklyn, Neighbors Worried About Others Coming Down
Posters showing the suspect can be seen in the area where the crime happened.
— NYPD NEWS (@NYPDnews) October 2, 2020
He’s wanted for punching the 67-year-old actor, knocking him to the ground, as he was walking on Central Park West near 70th Street.Police: Gunman Arrested In Deadly New Year's Shooting Of 20-Year-Old Robert Williams At Queens Hotel
Bill Kenny, a neighbor, told CBS2 he was also randomly attacked recently in Brooklyn and says change needs to happen.
“It didn’t surprise or shock me. Like, you know, this has happened well before myself and Mr. Moranis. It’s going to continue to happen unless something is done,” he said.
Moranis’ management team says he’s fine and is grateful for everyone’s thoughts and well wishes.
There are no charges yet.MORE NEWS: NYPD Looks To Question Rahmel Howard After Broad Daylight Home Invasion On Staten Island
You can get the latest news, sports and weather on our brand new CBS New York app. Download here.