Police Hunting For Suspect Who Pushed Woman Onto Subway Tracks In Manhattan

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mta1Police are searching for a suspect who pushed a woman onto subway tracks in Greenwich Village.

According to the NYPD, the victim, a 28-year-old woman, was on the southbound “6” train on Lafayette and Bleecker Street on Monday morning around 9, when she was approached by a male suspect acting erratically.

The suspect stated to her “what are you looking at”, and ran to a garbage pail where he removed an empty plastic bottle, authorities say.

The suspect then threw the bottle at the woman and pushed her onto the tracks. She was taken to Bellevue Hospital where she was treated and released.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at http://WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

(AP)