NYC robbery suspect slips between subway cars, is killed in escape bid
A subway theft suspect was killed when he slipped between vehicles and hit the third rail whereas attempting to flee the scene early Tuesday, cops and police sources stated.
The useless criminal was amongst 4 suspects concerned in a heist on a northbound No. 2 prepare at 174th Road within the Bronx at round 6 a.m., cops stated.
The prepare was held at East a hundred and eightieth Road after the crime — inflicting the theft crew to run towards the No. 5 line, authorities stated.
One of many suspects then started leaping between the vehicles of a stationary No. 5 prepare, the place he someway fell onto the tracks and have become pinned beneath the prepare, cops and sources stated.
He made contact with the third rail and was pronounced useless on the scene, in line with cops and sources.
Authorities couldn’t instantly verify whether or not he by accident misplaced his footing or deliberately climbed onto the tracks.
The three different suspects — all males, ages 16, 17 and 18 — had been arrested on the scene, police stated.
Expenses had been pending later within the morning.