Man Accused Of Groping Woman, Then Punching Her And Boyfriend At Flatiron District Bar

May 06, 2018 - 2:22 pm

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- An off-duty New York City Department of Sanitation worker was arrested early Sunday and accused of punching a woman and her boyfriend at a Flatiron District bar.

Police said Thomas Dardia, 24, grabbed a woman between her legs at a sports bar on West 21st Street just before midnight Sunday.

Authorities said the woman responded by slapping him, with Dardia allegedly then punching her, and then also punching her boyfriend when he stepped in.

Dardia was charged with assault and sexual abuse.