Fernando Gonzalez arrested for Laundromat Mace attack involving 6-year-old girl in Wakefield

Police say Fernando Gonzalez went after another man and his 6-year-old daughter on Saturday.

Police say Fernando Gonzalez went after another man and his 6-year-old daughter on Saturday. (2/19/13)

THE BRONX - A Bronx man has been arrested following a Laundromat Mace attack involving a 6-year-old girl in Wakefield.

According to authorities, 27-year-old Fernando Gonzalez walked into the Laundromat on White Plains Road at around 6 p.m. Saturday. Surveillance video caught him throwing several punches at another man before spraying Mace at the victim and his young daughter.

A Laundromat employee says that Gonzalez was upset because he believed the victim had taken his wife's laundry cart earlier in the day.

 

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