New York Homeless Man Arrested Third Time In Three Weeks After Attacking ‘Good Samaritan’: Report

New York Homeless Man Arrested Third Time In Three Weeks After Attacking ‘Good Samaritan’: Report


A New York homeless man has been arrested for the third time in as many weeks after reportedly attacking a 59-year-old unnamed Korean-American who covered the suspect with a coat in cold temperatures on Wednesday. For that, the man was pummeled to the ground and forced to chase the homeless man to retrieve his belongings. The suspect in question is allegedly responsible for two similar previous incidents that occurred earlier in the month of January.

Police say that the alleged attack was caught on video and that the two individuals did not know each other. According to ABC 7, the altercation “happened just before 8:30 a.m. on East 41st Street in Midtown, where police say the 59-year-old victim approached the man, 25-year-old Xavier Israel, who was

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