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Video shows man wanted for pushing straphanger before Midtown R train

Posted at 11:08 PM, Dec 03, 2012
and last updated 2013-10-16 00:24:23-04
A man was killed Monday after being pushed by another onto the subway tracks in a Midtown subway station, police said.

According to authorities, the incident happened at the N, Q, R station at West 49th St. and Seventh Avenue at roughly 12:30 p.m.SubwayPush

Investigators say the two men were seen arguing on the platform. Moments later, 58-year-old Ki-Suck Han, of Elmhurst, was shoved onto the tracks by the suspect and struck by a southbound Q train. Police describe the suspect as a black male with dreadlocks, last seen wearing a dark jacket, a gray t-shirt and a cap.

The victim was transported to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.

No arrests have been made.