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Police release video of man wanted for Brooklyn subway shoving

Posted: 4:16 PM, Feb 26, 2020
Updated: 2020-02-26 16:16:00-05
Brooklyn subway shover

BEDFORD-STUYVESANT, Brooklyn — New video released Wednesday show a man wanted for shoving a a commuter onto subway tracks in Brooklyn earlier in February.

On Feb. 8, the pusher walked up to a 27-year-old man on the Manhattan-bound C train platform inside the Broadway-East New York station, police said. The attacker shoved the victim onto the roadbed as the train left the station.

Emergency medical services took the victim to a local hospital, officials said. He'd suffered a laceration to the head and needed seven stitches.

Police have asked for your help identifying the attacker.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, downloading the NYPD Crime Stoppers mobile app, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).