Police arrest man who harassed woman, possessed gun

- Police arrested a man who reportedly harassed a woman on the 2 train heading toward the Bronx.

29-year old Sharif Mitchel was arrested and charged with stalking and harassment as well as criminal possession of a firearm.

During the early hours of Saturday morning, the victim reportedly got onto the train at the 42nd Street station. Mitchel started complimenting her, and after the woman showed disinterest, he pointed a gun at her.

The woman noticed a Playboy bunny tattoo on the man's neck. Twenty-nine-year-old Sharif Mitchel was arrested after the description was broadcast over police radio. A .380-caliber handgun was recovered. 

 

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