A panhandler was chased down and crushed by a mob of just about 30 youngsters in a Manhattan subway station, police stated Sunday.
The 29-year-old man was asking for cash on an uptown A practice because it pulled into Columbus Circle station at round 9:15 p.m. Saturday. A gaggle of 20 to 30 youngsters adopted him when he received off and the beating started, police stated.
A passenger witnessed the assault and ran to alert police. The youngsters scattered, however not earlier than cops arrested two of the them: a 16-year-old woman and boy.
The sufferer, who police consider is homeless, was taken to Mount Sinai St. Luke’s with minor accidents.
The woman was launched on her personal recognizance.
The opposite teen, Justin Moore, was scheduled to be arraigned Monday.
The boy’s mother, Jacqueline Walker, 42, stated police have the flawed child.
“There’s a video of the youngsters who have been stomping this individual,” she stated. “You’ll be able to clearly see one is sporting a tan jacket. One is sporting a blue jacket. It’s not my son.”
She has not been capable of determine her son within the video — however says he was sporting a black jacket.