FDNY Firefighter Nelson Merizalde, 45, Arrested

Published on January 25, 2020, 10:54 pm
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On Saturday, January 25, 2020, at 0213 hours, the following 45-year-old male off-duty New York City employee was arrested and charged within the confines of the 60th Precinct in Brooklyn.


Nelson Merizalde
FDNY – Firefighter


  • assault;
  • harassment.

The investigation remains ongoing.

All charges are merely accusations and all defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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