It was reported to the New York City Police Department, that on Tuesday, February 09, 2021, at approximately 0750 hours, on the platform of the 174th Street Station, 2 & 5 ines, within the confines of the 42nd Precinct / Transit District 12 in the Bronx, an unidentified female pushed the victim, a 54-year-old female, onto the track roadbed.
The victim suffered cuts and bruising to her hands and pain to her body.
She extricated herself from the track roadbed with the assistance of a male Good Samaritan and was transported by EMS to St. Barnabas Hospital in stable condition.
The unidentified female fled on foot, exiting the subway system and continuing northbound on Southern Boulevard.
Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, the following 29-year-old female individual has been arrested on Thursday, February 25, 2021, at 1200 hours, within the confines of 5th Precinct in Manhattan.
2026 Lexington Avenue
Manhattan, NY 10035
- attempted murder;
- attempted manslaughter;
- attempted reckless endangerment.
The investigation remains ongoing.
All charges are merely accusations and all defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.
Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All tips will be kept strictly confidential.