Nana K. Boahene, 29, of 126 Franklin Avenue, a New Rochelle employee with the Sanitation Department was arrested on charges related to threatening a New Rochelle police officer responding to the scene of a collision between a municipal garbage truck and a passenger car near Sickles Avenue and 4th Street.
At a court appearance on September 28th at New Rochelle City Court, Boahen was charged with 3 counts of disorderly conduct: violent behavior, unreasonable noise, and obscene language. His next court appearance in New Rochelle City Court on October 26th.
Police were called to the scene as part of standard procedure when a municipal vehicle is involved in an collision. When officers attempted to collect information Boahene became enraged, saying he was going to “F— You Up!”, sources say.
The arrest occurred on September 16th. Police were dispatched to the scene after a call at 9:55 AM.
After the arrest of former DPW Fleet Manager Richard Fevang City Manager, Charles B. Strome made a public statement claiming that he holds all employees to the highest ethical standards and that he would stack up their ethics against anyone. Talk of the Sound is awaiting further information from City Hall including a comment on the arrest of yet another City employee.
NOTE: This article originally reported that Boahene works for Parks & Recreation; this information came from the New Rochelle Police
Mr. Nana Boahene
Hired full-time on 4/25/05
2010 Salary: $50,576.96
Skill/Premium Pay $4,448.35
Total Compensation for FY 2010 = $60,942.17