December 9, 2021


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Ex-con released two days ago in custody for alleged NYC assault

A convicted intercourse criminal who was on the street for just two times immediately after currently being sprung was busted Thursday for allegedly assaulting a female on Randall’s Island, resources reported.

Howard Shaw — who was launched from point out prison on Tuesday — allegedly attacked a 54-calendar year-outdated jogger on Randall’s Island around 7:45 a.m., according to law enforcement sources.

The assault took position about 25 minutes following a 27-yr-old woman was raped in Central Park even though jogging — and investigators have been eyeing Shaw in that assault just before determining a distinct suspect.

Police claimed Shaw, 38, is in custody and nonetheless being questioned.

“He is less than arrest but we are continue to speaking to him, we are continue to conducting the investigation so we never want to soar the gun as nevertheless, but he is in custody,” NYPD Inspector Michael King claimed at a Thursday briefing.

“At this time we’ll just say that we have two independent sexual assaults but we’re not indicating that the MOs are very similar,” King included.

“We’re just saying we have two individual assaults and we’re investigating equally. But we are exploring all angles at this time.”

Howard Shaw — who was introduced from point out jail on Nov. 9 — allegedly attacked a 54-calendar year-old jogger on Randall’s Island all-around 7:45 a.m., police resources explained.
Caution tape in Central Park.
Investigators are nevertheless questioning no matter if the incident was linked to a related scenario that took position in close proximity to the FDR Drive.
Officials gather near the scene of the alleged assault.
Officers collect near the scene of the alleged assault.

Afterwards Thursday, after Shaw’s arrest, the NYPD produced a photograph of an unidentified suspect that was wished for questioning in the Central Park rape.

King reported there will be improved patrols at Central Park following the assault.

The assault occurred on Center Push, in the vicinity of Swan Lake, in advance of 8 this early morning.

The 1st sufferer was jogging on Middle Push, in close proximity to Swan Lake when a person arrived up driving her, place her in a chokehold, creating her to reduce consciousness, law enforcement claimed.

King reported that the target attained out to a passerby “who assisted her.”

The next sufferer was jogging in close proximity to the 103rd Avenue Footbridge on East River Lane when she was tackled by a male who experimented with to pull her trousers down but was thwarted when a bystander termed the police. Shaw was arrested at the scene, law enforcement stated.

The ex-con, a registered sex offender, has two prior arrests, a 2005 theft bust and a rape the identical 12 months that despatched him to the Inexperienced Haven Correction Facility until eventually his launch past month.

In the previously rape scenario, Shaw was convicted of attacking and raping a 25-12 months-old female in Queens even though she was using out the trash.

“She was throwing out the garbage and he requested if she experienced time,” a law enforcement resource informed The Put up.

“He set one particular hand all over her waistline and the other in excess of her mouth.” Shaw then dragged the sufferer toward a stairwell, wherever he choked, punched and raped her, the supply reported.

Police reported an NYPD Crimestoppers van will be at the scene of the Central Park attack in an endeavor to locate witnesses.