NYC subway crime: Police make an arrest after vicious hammer attack at Union Square Station in Manhattan

NEW YORK CITY (WABC) — Police have made an arrest following a vicious hammer attack on a Manhattan subway platform.

NYPD investigators arrested 41-year-old Jamar Newton of Brooklyn.

He has been charged with Assault and Reckless Endangerment.

Surveillance reveals the attack, which passed off early Saturday evening on the northbound N and R practice platform at Union Square Station.

Police say the 44-year-old sufferer was struck in the again of the pinnacle after an argument, inflicting him to fall onto the tracks.

He was hospitalized in secure situation.

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