FDNY EMT, NYPD officer and transit worker all arrested for domestic incidents overnight: NYPD

Maya Rajamani
May 08, 2020 - 10:54 am

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Three different New York City employees were arrested for domestic incidents overnight Thursday into Friday — including an off-duty FDNY EMT who allegedly slammed his ex-girlfriend’s forehead against a metal front door, the NYPD said. 

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The FDNY EMT, 33-year-old Robert Soto, got into an argument with his ex-girlfriend inside her apartment in the Morrisania section of the Bronx around 11:45 p.m. on Thursday, according to police and a Daily News report

Soto was arrested and charged with assault after the incident, the NYPD said. His ex-girlfriend was treated for swelling, bleeding and lacerations, police said.

Five hours later, around 4:50 a.m. on Friday, police arrested NYC Transit employee Rodney Diaz, 50, and charged him with menacing, aggravated harassment and criminal possession of a weapon, according to police. 

Diaz allegedly “threatened his girlfriend with a baton at her Mott Haven home,” the Daily News reported. 

And around 6 a.m. on Friday, police arrested 29-year-old Rafal Korycki, an NYPD officer, and charged him with criminal mischief for allegedly breaking a door in his ex-wife’s home in Brooklyn during a fight, according to police and the report.

Attorney information for the three men wasn’t immediately available Friday.

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