Jaywalker Bloodied At Deadly Manhattan Intersection by NYPD
(NBC New York)
Police scuffled with an alleged jaywalker at a dangerous Upper West Side intersection where several pedestrians have died recently, leaving the man with a bloodied face.
Exclusive NBC 4 New York video shows the man in cuffs with a bloody face just minutes after he crossed the street at West 96th Street and Broadway. It came less than 12 hours after a 26-year-old woman became the third pedestrian to be killed in the area in nine days.
Witnesses at the scene said they saw officers stop the man after he crossed the street. Read more...