Evan Stemmer, 25, who was visiting NY from Detroit, said he was returning to his hotel with a friend when they heard the sirens and saw the arrest.
Rojas, a USA citizen and Navy veteran, has a criminal record including previous DWIs. They say he was captured at the scene and arrested.
"He is a family man, a hard worker, a true friend".
Commissioner Daniel Nigro of the New York Fire Department said all of the injured were transported to local hospitals for treatment. "He's a United States citizen and a former member of the armed forces with the United States Navy", de Blasio told reporters. He says Rojas was posting "crazy stuff" online that has since been taken down. They spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because they weren't authorized to speak publicly.
The driver of the auto ran over pedestrians in the times square in NY, told the police that he heard voices and thought I would die. Initial tests came back negative for alcohol, the law enforcement sources told ABC News.
While investigators were uncertain late Thursday whether Rojas was under the influence of drugs at the time of the crash, an NYPD source shot down early reports he had taken K2, a potent version of synthetic marijuana that can cause irrational behavior.
Terrorism isn't suspected in the crash.
Richard Rojas is escorted from the 7th precinct by New York City Police officers after being processed in connection with the speeding vehicle that struck pedestrians on a sidewalk in Times Square in New York City, on Thu., May 18, 2017.
That was the end of the incident, after Rojas allegedly drove the wrong way three and a half blocks up Seventh Avenue on the sidewalk.
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He adds that the Lib Dems only offer 15 hours of free childcare to all two-year-olds - half of Labour's promised 30 hours. It comes after Mr Farron became embroiled in controversy over his views over whether gay sex was a sin.
The blob-like emojis are popular nowadays and were first launched in Android 4.4 KitKat which are being modified over the years. Later this year they will be replaced with more traditional round emojis like the ones seen on Apple and Android devices.
The headlamp housing is similar to the one seen on Nissan's IDS concept that was showcased at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show. Aside from the design, the range is expected to be the biggest upgrade on the new model.
Temer himself has been named in plea bargain testimony as negotiating millions in illegal campaign funding, which he denies. To judge by the impeachments and scandals, money is evidently trickling down to the Brazilian political class.
Minutes after the announcement, Curbelo was on MSNBC with this: "This is something every American should be celebrating today". This is exactly the opposite of what most Republicans in Congress had been saying needed to happen.
It is known to the entire world that the North Korea and the United States are not sharing a good bonding these days. Harris was careful not to include rhetoric that suggested that Kim Jong-un and his regime should be replaced.
Officials said the ban would only affect flights originating from select airports that do not thoroughly screen carry-on luggage. Department of Homeland Security and the European Union swapped information about threats involving air travel.
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Venezuelan Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez decried the USA sanctions on Twitter as "outrageous and unacceptable". Venezuela's Supreme Court has always been filled with government loyalists, some of dubious legal qualifications.
Ransomware cyberattack a wake-up call
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Trump says special counsel appointment 'hurts our country'
Trump's alleged pressure on Comey - denied by the White House - has exposed the president to accusations of obstructing justice. Putin offered to furnish a "record" of the Trump-diplomats meeting in the Oval Office if the White House desired it.
Pakistan ordered to halt execution of Indian 'spy'
In securing a unanimous verdict, India has succeeded in exposing Islamabad's consistent undermining of worldwide norms. And that man was none other than Harish Salve, the lawyer representing India at the ICJ.