subway pusher

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 1/31/2013 at 8:03AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Overcast with a chance of rain in the morning, then mostly cloudy. High of 50. Windy. Winds from the West at 25 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph. Chance of rain 50%. Thursday night: Clear. Low of 28. Windy. Winds from the West at 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph. [...]

Queens subway pusher indicted, found fit to stand trial
Queens subway pusher indicted, found fit to stand trial
Police Cristabelle Tumola 1/15/2013 at 8:44AM

The woman accused of shoving a 46-year-old man to his death at a Sunnyside subway platform last month has been indicted by a grand jury for second-degree murder as a hate crime and ruled mentally fit to stand trial, announced Queens District Attorney Richard Brown. At the time of her arrest, Erika Menendez, 31, allegedly [...]

Pols call for safety measures after second subway shove death
Pols call for safety measures after second subway shove death
News Billy Rennison 1/03/2013 at 2:23PM

After a second New Yorker was pushed to his death in a subway station last month, a pair of local pols are calling for the MTA to take measures to ensure the safety of city straphangers. Sunando Sen, 46, was killed Thursday, December 27 when he was shoved in front of an oncoming No. 7 [...]