Niheim Levy, 34, Has Been Charged With Murder, Robbery

BELLMORE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork)A man has been arrested and charged with murder for his role in the death of a man at a Long Island Rail Road station, police announced.

Following a joint investigation between the MTA Police and the Nassau County Police Department, Niheim Levy, 34, of Roosevelt was arrested.

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According to police, Levy got into an argument with a 49-year-old Freeport man around 4:50 a.m. on Saturday at the Bellmore station. The victim wound up on the tracks and came in contact with the third rail.

It was initially believed that the man suffered a seizure, but police later determined the altercation led to the man winding up on the tracks.

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Levy has also been charged with robbery in connection with the incident.

The identity of the victim was being withheld pending family notification.

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