78-year-old woman assaulted on subway by thug
2019 1,April BY ALEX MITCHELL
36-year-old Marc Gomez
to protect the senior
Twitter after the viral
After a gruesome
of Yonkers on Saturday,
video aided in the police
video captured a
March, 23 when he was
Chief of Detectives
WEEKLY Westchester man assaulting
spotted by a tipster in
Dermot Shea stated
An online GoFundMe
shortly after the attack
was started by Refinery29
78-year–old woman on
The video showed
that “the victim was
news editor Ashley
the #2 IRT train near
Gomez allegedly kicking
treated & released from
Alese Edwards to
Nereid Avenue station in
and punching a woman
the hospital & is getting
raise money for the
BRONX the early morning hours
whose only defense was
the care, advocacy &
woman who is reportedly
of Sunday, March 10 it
her own raised arms to
didn’t take the NYPD
block the blows.
“Thank you to the
“I was horrified when
much time to spring into
I saw the video of an elderly
passengers recorded the
for the tremendous assistance,”
woman being assaulted
attack rather than intervening
he posted on
on a subway train
com BXTimes.www.be cancelled on Tuesday,
March 26. in the Bronx,” Edwards
stated. “Not only was
she brutally attacked by
a man, no one stepped in
to help her; they instead
just recorded the attack
and posted it on social
media. I live in New
York City and take the
subway daily, we should
all be looking out for one
another,” she continued.
The fundraiser managed
to identify the
woman as Geraldine
Chase. As the fundraiser
reached its goal the victim’s
family requested it
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Geraldine Chase was brutally attacked on a subway train in the
Bronx. Photo courtesy of GoFundMe
Yonkers resident Marc Gomez, 36, has been charged with multiple
counts of assault. Photo courtesy of NYPD Detectives Chief Dermot F. Shea