A Manhattan ache administration physician was the one inflicting the struggling when he allegedly assaulted a lady and tossed her cellphone out a thirtieth ground window, authorities mentioned.
JeanJacques “Jack” Mbabuike, 38, was arrested Aug. 29, at a luxurious constructing on Sixth Avenue and West twenty seventh Street in Chelsea, in keeping with the NYPD and a legal criticism.
He was additionally charged that day with a November 2021 incident when he was accused of pushing a lady to the bottom, paperwork present.
The sufferer in each situations was his girlfriend on the time and he or she was handled at a hospital for bruises after the newest alleged assault, in keeping with a supply conversant in the case.
Mbabuike was arraigned on Aug. 31 and launched with out bail. Criminal Court Judge Melissa Lewis granted a brief order of safety for the sufferer, the Manhattan District Attorney’s workplace mentioned.
An earlier case towards Mbabuike was sealed, the workplace mentioned.
He is due in courtroom Friday.
Mbabuike, a graduate of the NYU Grossman School of Medicine, practices at NYC Pain MD in Lower Manhattan.
He didn’t instantly return a message left with the workplace. His lawyer didn’t instantly reply to a request for remark.
The state Department of Health, which disciplines medical doctors, mentioned it “takes the well being and security of sufferers very severely, and takes acceptable motion in situations of potential misconduct.” It wouldn’t remark additional on any potential investigation.