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Two Men Arrested In Fight at Nanuet Diner

Police: Table items smashed in dispute.

A dispute over food and service at the led to the arrest of a Congers man and a New Jersey man on charges they fought with the diner staff and smashed tableware, according to Clarkstown police.

The fight took place about 2:15 a.m. Sunday at the diner on Route 59. Police said the diner night manager complained that Ricardo Perez, 30, of Cliffside Park, NJ, and Anibal Rosa, 37, of Congers, started a fight with the staff and then started destroying diner property including plates, glasses and condiment bottles.

Police said they broke up the fight and arrested Perez and Rosa, taking them to Clarkstown police headquarters in New City.

Both men were arraigned in Clarkstown Town Court in New City, with Rosa ordered held in the Rockland County Correctional Facility without bail and Perez ordered held in the jail on $5,000 bail.

Perez is accused of third-degree criminal mischief, a felony, disorderly conduct and harassment. Rosa is charged with second-degree assault, a felony, third-degree criminal mischief, a felony, disorderly conduct and harassment.

James R April 07, 2012 at 09:54 PM
What a shameful exhibit of bad manners and anger.
mayda esposito July 25, 2012 at 10:07 PM
You might see things from a different prospective if you knew the whole story. The ones that was assaulted was the customers .I was there that night , service was bad and employers could not accept criticism.And the waiter assaulted one of the gentleman then all the waiters started attacking them..police arrived after the incident was over..DID NOT BREAK UP ANY FIGHT!!
Andrew H. July 25, 2012 at 10:10 PM
I was there and those two guys where attacked by the whole staff. They where wrongfully arrested.

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