A shocking new video shows the moment when the homeless homeless man pushes an unsuspecting stranger to the rails just before the subway enters the station.
Surveillance footage posted on social media shows the man walking back and forth on the north platform 4/5/6 on 14th Street-Union Square just before 8:30 a.m. Thursday morning before running to the 40-year-old woman and to push her on the tracks.
One of the other strangers grabbed the shock by the head and turned around, the video shows.
However, the woman escaped with only minor injuries from her fall.
“She fell, thankfully, between the bed and the rails,” transit chief Kathleen O’Reilly told a news conference Thursday morning. “Very minor injuries, but for God̵
The suspect, Aditya Vemulapati, was arrested a few minutes later and charged with attempted murder, assault on a reckless threat, police said.