Bay Ridge club 93 Lounge closed, owner Ronald Coury arrested

Police and the state workers' compensation board raided Bay Ridge nightclub 93 Lounge around 2:15 a.m. Saturday morning and arrested owner Ronald Coury. While police

Police say the club's owner allegedly failed to provide workers' compensation to his staff.

Police say the club's owner allegedly failed to provide workers' compensation to his staff. (4/28/13)

BAY RIDGE - A Bay Ridge nightclub has been closed and its owner arrested for allegedly paying his staff improperly.

Police and officials with the state Workers' Compensation Board raided 93 Lounge at around 2:15 a.m. Saturday morning and arrested owner Ronald Coury.

While police say the club has had issues with drugs and violence in the past, what ultimately caused the closure was Coury's alleged failure to provide workers' compensation to his staff.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Activists say they want the city to retract 1 Residents converge to protest Bedford Armory Development
History lovers call Green-Wood Cemetery's trolley tour through 2 Black History Month: Green-Wood Cemetery trolley tour
Animal rights activists continued to protest outside the 3 Protesters gather outside Ringling Bros. Circus
Software developer Josh Mass-Howard says he does not 4 Organizers: 'Hack the Ban' aims to fight immigration discrimination
The Brooklyn Academy of Music is hosting a 5 New Brooklyn Academy of Music exhibit features virtual reality storytelling

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE