NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police are investigating what appears to be an attempted abduction on the subway in the Bronx.
Cellphone video captured the incident around 2:30 a.m. Monday on a 6 train approaching the Morrison Avenue-Soundview station.READ MORE: New York City Public School Sports Teams May Allow Spectators
The suspect – identified as 48-year-old Sonny Alloway – can be seen trying to talk to a woman who’s sleeping on the train. He eventually picks her up and carries her to a platform.READ MORE: Brian Laundrie's Remains Found In Florida Nature Reserve, Officials Say
The woman screamed for help and managed to get back onto the train before it left the station.
Other riders got involved, and the suspect was later arrested at a store on Soundview Avenue.MORE NEWS: Moderna, Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots Greenlighted By CDC
Alloway was charged with unlawful imprisonment.