Interview: “Spider-Man” Arrest Leads To Pressure For Regulations
The latest unsavory incident involving a costumed character in Times Square is strengthening calls for the city to regulate Spider-Man, Elmo and pals.
On Saturday night, a man dressed as Spider-Man wound up in cuffs after he alleged assault of a police officer following a dispute with a woman over a tip amount.
“Spider-Man”, 25-year-old Junior Bishop, is charged with assaulting a police officer in the second degree, resisting arrest, criminal mischief and misconduct. The arrest comes on the wheels of several other arrests of characters in Times Square.
ABC News correspondent Scott Goldberg joined us to share the latest.