BK man arrested in subway pepper spray attack

A Brooklyn man was arrested Thursday after he allegedly pepper-sprayed four adults and a baby at the 79th Street "D" subway station. According to police,

BROOKLYN - A Brooklyn man was arrested Thursday after he allegedly pepper-sprayed four adults and a baby at the 79th Street "D" subway station.

According to police, George Miranda sprayed a man who was holding the child after being asked to talk quieter on his cell phone.

The child's mother and two others were also sprayed. The mom and baby were taken to Lutheran Medical Center in stable condition.

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