Cops release video in fatal Williamsburg train fight

Police have released surveillance video of a suspect wanted in connection with a fatal train brawl in Williamsburg. According to cops, the man pushed 20-year-old Joshua Basin, of Queens, to his death

News 12 Staff

Mar 26, 2012, 5:22 PM

Updated 4,409 days ago

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Cops release video in fatal Williamsburg train fight
Police have released surveillance video of a suspect wanted in connection with a fatal train brawl in Williamsburg.
According to cops, the man pushed 20-year-old Joshua Basin, of Queens, to his death on the train tracks Friday at the Bedford Avenue stop. They say both men were riding the L train when they got into a verbal argument that escalated once they got off.
Investigators say Basin was pushed onto the tracks and struck by a train. He was later pronounced dead at a hospital.
The suspect is described as 30-35 years old with a thin build, light complexion, dirty blonde hair and marks on the right side of his face. Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.


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