News Man charged in slaying outside Times Square bar, NYPD says Christopher Rivas, left, was arrested and charged in the shooting death of Perseus Salichs outside a Times Square bar on Dec. 19, 2017, police said. Photo Credit: NYPD; Rajvi Desai By Nicole Brown firstname.lastname@example.org @ncb417 Updated December 28, 2017 9:04 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email A man was charged Thursday in the death of a man he shot outside a Times Square bar a week ago, police said. Christopher Rivas, 30, fatally shot Perseus Salichs, 33, in the head outside Tonic Bar on Seventh Avenue, near 48th Street, early Dec. 19, police said. Salichs, of the Upper West Side, reportedly was leaving a holiday party at the bar when he encountered Rivas. The two got into some kind of argument that led to the shooting, cops said. Salichs was taken to NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue, where he was pronounced dead. Rivas, of Hell’s Kitchen, was charged with murder and criminal possession of a controlled substance, police said. By Nicole Brown email@example.com @ncb417 Nicole Brown is the Internet News Manager at amNY.com, covering local news since 2016. She has written for MSNBC.com and was editor-in-chief of NYU’s Washington Square News. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.