Police in New York have made a break in the case of the recent attack on Emmy Award-winning actor and comedian Rick Moranis.
On Saturday, officials with the NYPD announced that they have a suspect in custody.
Just before 7:30 a.m. on Oct. 1, surveillance video captured the unidentified man hitting the 67-year-old Moranis in the head with his fist on a Manhattan street and then walking away casually.
Thanks to an eagle-eyed sergeant from @NYPDTransit, this suspect has been apprehended and charged. https://t.co/cKtkgzc3vU
— NYPD NEWS (@NYPDnews) November 14, 2020
The impact knocked the actor to the ground. He was treated for minor injuries to his head, back and hip,.
Moranis starred in numerous major films, including, “SCTV,” “Honey, I Shrunk the Kids,” “Ghostbusters” and “Spaceballs.”