Hell Hath No Fury Like a Shoeshine Guy Scorned
Remember how somebody kept burning down that shoeshine stand at Bryant Park under cover of night? Which seemed random the first time, but then really suspicious when the replacement stand went up in flames?
John Swain, a 71-year-old shoeshiner, has come forward to claim the crimes. Why? Well, "Swain reportedly was angry that he was not permitted to work at the stands."
Proving yet again that women have nothing on elderly shoeshine guys.
Get the ICYMI: Today's Top Stories Newsletter Our daily newsletter delivers quick clicks to keep you in the know
Catch up on the day's news and stay informed with our daily digest of the most popular news, music, food and arts stories in New York, delivered to your inbox.