Manhattan DA: Weinstein May Be Arrested As Soon As Next Week

Tyler Durden's picture

As Harvey Weinstein lingers in Phoenix, Arizona, where he has reportedly been spotted dining out in some of the city’s finest restaurants wearing disguises, prosecutors in his hometown of New York City say a grand jury is preparing to hear evidence on whether to indict Weinstein on charges of rape.

As NBC New York reports, the Manhattan district attorney is expected to present its case against Weinstein to the grand jury as early as next week, a senior official familiar with the investigation tells News 4 New York.

The development comes after NYPD Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce told reporters Friday that they were gathering evidence for a possible rape arrest of Weinstein, and that it had presented the case to the district attorney's office.

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. told News 4 Tuesday he could not comment on the ongoing investigation into Weinstein or the report that the case will be presented before a grand jury next week.

"I really can't comment but we'll move as fast as we can to resolve the outstanding issues," he told News 4.

Cognizant of the controversy surrounding a 2015 investigation into Weinstein that nearly resulted in a charge of misdemeanor sexual assault, Vance emphasized that his office is working closely with the NYPD on the investigation: “We are on the same page when it comes to mission, which is protecting the public and preventing crime and building investigations and cases."

Vance’s office previously refused to prosecute the 2015 case, a decision it blamed on the NYPD for allegedly not coordinating its investigation with the DA’s office, though some have pointed out that Vance later received a campaign donation from Weinstein’s lawyers.

Vacen also urged any victim of sexual assault to contact his office, saying, "When that report is made, it will be investigated."

The NYPD’s investigation - one of two concurrent probes into alleged sex crimes committed by Weinstein - is focusing on allegations made by “Boardwalk Empire” actress Paz de la Huerta.

Boyce said last week that investigators have interviewed actress Paz de la Huerta, who called police on Oct. 26. Boyce said detectives found the "Boardwalk Empire" actress' story believable and corroborated portions of her account.


De la Huerta told CBS News in an interview that aired last Thursday she was first raped in October 2010 after Weinstein gave her a ride home from a party, insisted on having a drink in her apartment and forced himself on her. She said he raped her again in December 2010 after coming to her apartment. She had been drinking and was not in a condition to give consent, the actress told CBS News.


Boyce said the factors that made de la Huerta's story credible included "the ability to articulate each and every minute of the crime, where she was, where they met, where this happened and what he did," he said.

NYPD Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce said last week that if the crime had been committed more recently, and Weinstein was still in New York City, he would already be wearing bracelets.

"If this person was still in New York, and it was recent, we'd go right away and make the arrest," Boyce said Friday. "No doubt. But we're talking about a 7-year-old case. And we have to move forward gathering evidence first."

The investigations were launched after the New York Times reported in early October about Weinstein’s 30-year history of covering up assaults and harassment of women with settlements and NDAs. Since then, more than 80 women have come forward to accuse Weinstein of sex crimes ranging from harassment to rape.

Of course, the NYPD’s investigations represent two of the six that have been publicly announced - those include probes by the LAPD, Beverly Hills Police Department and Scotland Yard, potentially setting up a bruising battle for custody between the different jurisdictions over where and when Weinstein will be tried.

Furthermore, Weinstein’s former studio, Weinstein Co., looks like it’s headed for bankruptcy after Colony Capital announced today that it had backed out of a deal to buy most of the studio’s major assets.

The news also comes after Ronan Farrow published his third story about Weinstein for the New Yorker, which exposes the vast network of spies - including ex-Mossad agents - who aided Weinstein in silencing and intimidating women who spoke out against him, and journalists who tried to expose him.

According to Farrow, Weinstein set out to suppress allegations that he had sexually harassed or assaulted numerous women in the fall of 2016 by hiring private security agencies to collect information on the women and the journalists trying to expose him. According to dozens of pages of documents, and seven people directly involved in the effort, the firms that Weinstein hired included Kroll, which is one of the world’s largest corporate-intelligence companies, and Black Cube, an enterprise run largely by former officers of Mossad and other Israeli intelligence agencies.

Meanwhile, the Television Academy - the organization that organizes the Emmys - has joined the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in banning Weinstein for life.

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Sy Kloine Bee's picture

Give him time to flee...

E.F. Mutton's picture

He can do Sausage Party II with Kevin Spacey

In Ecuador

beemasters's picture

In case anyone missed a good read:

"the firms that Weinstein hired included Kroll, which is one of the world’s largest corporate-intelligence companies, and Black Cube, an enterprise run largely by former officers of Mossad and other Israeli intelligence agencies. Black Cube, which has branches in Tel Aviv, London, and Paris, offers its clients the skills of operatives “highly experienced and trained in Israel’s elite military and governmental intelligence units,” according to its literature."

I suspect this is how the Zionists "protect", thus own those in DC too.

knukles's picture

Hey what the fuck, he spent just under a week in rehab so he's cool. 

Where he's been seen out and about in disguises.
That's fucking Insane, folks.

As in does anybody take any responsibility anymore?

TheDude1224's picture

Meanwhile Rosie O' appears on Howard Stern and talks about how they knew he was creep, along with Spacey, and Piven, and yet it continued, business as usual.

"And so it goes" - Vonnegut.

J S Bach's picture

* Riiiiiiiiing *


Yo, Elal Aylines?  Dis is Hahvey... Hahvey Woinstein.

Hey, Hahv... heard some uh doze shiksa stahz uh yoz turned on ya.

Yeah, yeah... shutup ya shmuck.  I needs a one way ticket to Tel Aviv... like pronto.  Got any before da Sabbat on Satuhday?

Shewer shewer, Hahv... anyting for a supuhstah like yooz.  Howzabout Turzday mornin... 9 uh'clock

Good.  And make shuwr ya got some nice stewudesses... dats a long flight.  None uh dem panzy stewuhds, got it?

Shewer, Hahv... Shalom!

* click *

847328_3527's picture

But Harvey is Hillary's "good friend" and Moochelle Obama said Weinstein is " awonderful person?!"




The police must be mis-taken.

chunga's picture

^^^ Heads up Tyler, and everybody else. This is the same SPAMMER with a bunch of fake accounts from the dailywestern malware site.


RAT005's picture

Sooner is better, but better late than never....

RedPillGirl's picture

chunga is just frustrated coz he can't get it up.


DeadFred's picture

I just read through the list of countries without and extradition treaty to the US and I'd go for Micronesia, gotta love the attire. Togo is another possibility because they have good sandwiches.

Blue Vervain's picture

They keep telegraphing that they plan on arresting him soon, but he knows they will wait until he's taken that flight to his therapy retreat in Israel.

serotonindumptruck's picture

Nice porn site.

Are you going to spam every thread with this garbage?

Tyler needs to do a 'purge' at ZH and get rid of these spamming usernames.

chunga's picture

You look like part of the dailywestern spam entourage that spoiled ZH for a long time..

God Emperor's picture

Politics is boring. XXX is more fun.

DavidFL's picture

Really - put your big boy pants on - if you dont like the links, dont click on them ! It is really that simple!

Babble_On2001's picture

STOP running cover for your Kosher buddy Weinstein by posting links to nudes.  Go bugger somewhere else.

serotonindumptruck's picture

More like Tel Aviv, with no known extradition treaty for 'The Chosen Ones'.

IH8OBAMA's picture

Are they going to arrest Bill Clinton, too?


reverendspooner's picture

Billton is already doing time with Killary.

Bush Baby's picture

Even if Bill mainlined Viagra he wouldn't be horny enough to bone Hillary, and that was before she lost the election.

They should handcuff the two onto each other until one of em gnaws off their arm to escape.

FoggyWorld's picture

For all we know, he may have left already.

Dun_Dulind's picture

Weinstein is going to check out by taking the easy route.  This guy is too soft to do time.

IH8OBAMA's picture

Hillary will help him out before he implicates her.


reverendspooner's picture

Why? This kosher pig is so ugly nobody is going to ask him to pickup the soap in the shower.

Clock Crasher's picture

There is that word again 


Rivals DJT's "SHOULD" comments

back to reality mother fuckers

Clock Crasher's picture

Let us all give some examples.  I will go first. 

The gold mining shares should be a lot higher than they are today. 

yaright's picture

This weak fat creep cant do time, so that mean he will talk... nailgun in 1 2 3....

Sudden Debt's picture

He's rich, he won't do time.

unless one of the woman was black...

English herbsman's picture

All this smells distraction. We (right minded thinking) all already knew the men in power, Corporate, Political and Religious are rapists of boys and women. 

Something else is going on, either a deep state culling or Weinstein was thrown under the bus to further a distractive media storm. 

DC Beastie Boy's picture

He’ll flee to pedo island

RafterManFMJ's picture

That’s Disney’s next hit movie, I’ve read.

“Come to Pedo Island”

813kml's picture

"Pedos of the Caribbean"

FoggyWorld's picture

No he won't because that island is in the USVI and way too easy to get him.

DavidFL's picture

A Grand Jury - Oh the inequity of it all !!  Harvey gets a Grand Jury, while smucks (paupers) like us, get a free ride in a cop car to county with an arraignment the next morning on a rape charge! You got to be kidding me! What a sham this nations "justice" system has become!!

south40_dreams's picture

Dudes gonna run, you heard it here first

shovelhead's picture


You're a regular Nostradamus.

Joebloinvestor's picture

Notice the DA in Los Angeles is FUCKING QUIET?

E.F. Mutton's picture

Sounds like another case of Jeff Sessions Syndrome

Shit's getting epidemic.


reverendspooner's picture

Go girls, if you spread for this trog, it was the ultimate sacrifice.  You deserve every penney and I know know you did it for your art. Kisses

ParkAveFlasher's picture

Yeah really.  The pimp, the hooker, and the john are the same person.

Ben A Drill's picture

Will be roommate with Roman Polanski.