By Geoffrey Croft
The man was seen hitting cars with a brick and ripping off license plates at 3:00 in the morning on April 29th at the Hudson River Park facility near West Street. He was spotted by a security guard at a nearby parking facility.
NYPD arrested Juan Hernandez, 29, of W. 184th Street.
He was charged with 18 counts of Criminal Mischief, 1 count of Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle , two counts of Auto-Stripping and 1 count of Criminal Possession of Stolen Property.
The perpetrator was transported to Bellevue Hospital for psychological evaluation.