Man Charged With Attacking Disabled Man In Minion Costume On Florida Boardwalk


DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- A Florida man is facing charges after police say he attacked a partially-blind man wearing a Minion costume near a beachside boardwalk.

  • Man in Minion costume attacked near Daytona Beach Boardwalk


  • Ryan C. Nihart charged with battery, criminal mischief

  • Cops: He picked up man in Minion costume, slammed him to pavement

Daytona Beach Police said 40-year-old Jamie Roehm was wearing the Minion costume outside a souvenir shop next to the Daytona Beach Boardwalk at about 7:30 p.m. Sunday.

That's when Ryan C. Nihart, 25, approached him and "began to get rough," a police report said. Roehm told him to stop, but instead, Nihart picked him up, swung him and slammed him to the pavement -- all while witnesses encouraged him.

Roehm, of Ormond Beach, Fla., was bruised but refused medical attention.

The Minion suit, worth $300, was destroyed, the store owner said.

Nihart, of Homosassa, Fla., was charged with battery and criminal mischief.

Radiuniverse Samsung S9 For Free

Want To Win - iPhone X (SOI) Click Here

Source : http://www.mynews13.com/fl/orlando/news/2018/07/11/florida-man-charged-after-attack-on-man-in-minion-costume

Florida man charged after attack on man in Minion costume
Man Charged With Attacking Disabled Man in Minion Costume on Florida Boardwalk
Men Arrested in Attack on Person in Minion Suit on Fla. Boardwalk
Blind man in Minion costume attacked outside Florida store, police say
Minion body-slammed, beat up as onlookers cheered: police
Man charged in vehicular death
Suspects in videotaped beating plead not guilty in Chicago
Man charged with attacking minion on Florida boardwalk
Man arrested on threats, weapons charges