Transgender Woman Pushed Onto New York City Subway Tracks

The New York City Hate Crimes Task Force is investigating the attack on the 28-year-old woman, who is recovering after being pushed onto the tracks in Greenwich Village.
1:45 | 06/03/15

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Transcript for Transgender Woman Pushed Onto New York City Subway Tracks
None of that search for that subway pusher twenty yard year old woman. We shoved onto the tracks in Greenwich Village she survived the attack and is out of the hospital hand now police are searching for this man. Putting up wants don't want to posters all across the city alliger super Tim Fleischer. Has the details. Acting erratically running order trash cans in the country so what's. This suspect reaches in and grabbed what appears to be a plastic bottle. He then rushes toward the downtown number six platform and throws the bottle police say. At an unsuspecting 48 year old female and then pushes her onto the trucks. Really not seeing anything you worry yourself. Yes I am yet it was 9 o'clock Monday morning when the suspect. Caught on a security camera was seen walking into the station caring what appears to be two bags. Standing not far away on the downtown platform the victim was waiting for her dream. At one point police say the suspect yelled to the woman what are you looking at. Then as you can see the surveillance video he ran back from the trash can to assault the woman let's have a look they still don't know what is. I was not the other riders on the platform full global industry. Nice game. Police tell Eyewitness News that the calls the victim his transgender they are bringing in the bias task force to further investigate. Although they had the suspect only said that the victim what are you looking at. On the platform today and other riders were concerned but not fearful. I had my son's still an in this accident sent late season NC Charlotte and it was then humbling moment because you just have to feel I'm more aware of what you doing in in Iran everything around you but I can't stop doing when I'm doing reporting from Greenwich Village Tim Fleischer channel seven Eyewitness News.

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