Man pushes 70-year-old bus in Bronx after allegedly saying “You don’t belong” – CBS New York
NEW YORK (CBSNew York) – A violent attack on a Bronx bus was filmed.
It happened on July 8 in a BX # 19 bus on Southern Boulevard near Westchester Avenue.
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Police said a 70-year-old man got on the bus at around 8:40 p.m., followed by a stranger.
Once they were both on board, the individual allegedly approached the 70-year-old man and said: “You are out of place on the bus”.
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According to police, the individual then pushed the 70-year-old man off the bus, causing him to fall onto the sidewalk, before fleeing.
The 70-year-old was taken to a local hospital for treatment for a broken hip. He was last reported to be in stable condition.
Police released video of the attack.
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Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to call the New York Police Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to NYPDConseils Twitter account or submitted online on NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.