Alarming footage displays a man kicking a woman in a Brooklyn subway station. According to New York City Police Department, this resulted in the woman tumbling down the moving escalator.On Thursday night, the alleged assault transpired as the man in the footage could be witnessed pushing past the woman on an escalator out of the Atlantic Ave-Barclays Center Station. A manhunt has been initiated to search for the attacker who kicked the woman down the NY subway escalator.
According to the woman, 32, she said to the man to utter “excuse me” when they encountered each other. She also remarked that she was traumatized by the incident. “I’ve fallen downstairs before, but I’ve never fallen down escalators. Escalators are extremely painful.”
The scenario transpired following her getting out of the subway. One man reportedly shoved his way past as she was riding up the escalator to the street. The victim stated that she told him that he should have been courteous to say “excuse me.” The man then turned around and struck her down the escalator.