Officers responded to Ocean Ave and Arizona at 8:30 am Dispatch relayed that the reporting party observed an individual disassembling electric scooters. Officers located a suspect matching the description provided and saw him remove the brake lever and pin from a scooter. On his person, officers located 11 brake boot covers along with over a dozen sets of cotter pins. The suspect was arrested for vehicle tampering and obstructing/delaying an arrest due to his refusal to provide identification or a name. After fingerprinting, the suspect was identified as Nikolay Georgriev, 37 years old.
Matthew Hall has a Masters Degree in International Journalism from City University in London and has been Editor-in-Chief of SMDP since 2014. Prior to working at SMDP he managed a chain of weekly papers… More by Matthew Hall