The Millionaire Macy's Heir Was Arrested For Beating His Wife With A Lobster Trap

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Macy’s heir William Straus was arraigned Monday on charges that he beat his ex-lover with a lobster trap.Bette Marchek claims that he used the device during a violent encounter in 2006. She also says he held her captive at his 100-acre Pound Ridge estate, beating her regularly and making her beg for food.

The millionaire appeared in court with a ragged beard and an unexpected off-the-rack suit.

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