Dumbass Thug of the Day
Back in February Jonathan Salva saw a woman outside a club and found her "beautiful," he later told cops, so naturally he had to choke, beat and rape her behind a dumpster. He took the victim's iPod but dropped his cellphone, which is how police traced him -- a job Salva made easier by buying a replacement phone with his original address and phone number. Salva was charged today with predatory sexual assault, rape and robbery.
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