WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – A White Plains man accused of blocking the entrance to a White Plains bar was charged with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest, police said.
James Pennucci, 29, allegedly blocked patrons from getting in or out of the rear entrance to Black Bear after he was refused entry just before 2 a.m. Feb. 23. Police gave him several orders to leave, but he refused, according to the police report. He allegedly refused to put his hands behind his back, police said, and when officers tried to apply handcuffs he pulled his arms away and pushed the officer’s hands away.
More officers responded to Black Bear and handcuffed Pennucci.
He was charged with disorderly conduct, a violation, and resisting arrest, a misdemeanor. He was held for court.