New York Today
- Jan. 13, 2021, 5:16 a.m. ET
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Aaron Mostofsky.Credit…Erin Schaff/The New York Times
The ripple results of the mob assault in Washington proceed to be felt in New York because the authorities examine these concerned, and as officers brace for renewed threats.
On Tuesday, the son of a Brooklyn decide was arrested in reference to final week’s Capitol riot. New York City mentioned it was reconsidering its ties with the Trump household enterprise. And a Republican congressman from New York introduced that he would vote to question the president on a cost of inciting the riot.
Here’s what else you’ll want to know:
The decide’s son, Aaron Mostofsky, was taken into custody in Brooklyn. His father, Steven Mostofsky, sits on the Kings County Supreme Court.
The youthful Mr. Mostofsky was seen in fur pelts and a bulletproof vest as he breached the Capitol final week. He is dealing with 4 expenses, together with stealing authorities property, which carries a most sentence of 10 years in jail.
The authorities have been investigating a handful of New Yorkers who had acknowledged being on the riot, together with a Metropolitan Transportation Administration worker, William Pepe, who was arrested in White Plains on Tuesday afternoon.
Many New Yorkers had severed ties with the president’s household’s actual property firm, the Trump Organization, lengthy earlier than the siege, however this week Mayor Bill de Blasio confirmed that the town was weighing whether or not to cancel its contracts with the corporate. Those contracts embrace ice-skating rinks and a carousel in Central Park, and the Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point.