Dec. 27, 2016 Staff Report
A 54-year old woman was pushed down a flight of stairs at the 71st–Continental Ave subway by a homeless man Saturday, police said.
The woman was walking down the staircase leading to the platform at around 8:50 am Christmas Eve. when a homeless man shoved her down the steps leaving her with lacerations to the mouth and lip, and a fractured elbow.
The victim was take to Elmhurst Hospital.
Police arrested Patt Mahony, 40, for assault.