New York City Police have arrested a man wanted for brutally attacking an elderly woman on a subway train.
The 78-year-old victim was repeatedly punched and kicked on March 10 at 3:10 a.m.
Police said she has since been treated and released.
Police announced via Twitter on Saturday that the suspect was in custody. The suspect's name has not been released.
UPDATE: The subject IS IN CUSTODY. The victim was treated & released from the hospital & is getting the care, advocacy & support needed. Thank you to the worldwide community for the tremendous assistance. Add’l details to follow @NYPDDetectives pic.twitter.com/pE07F6BIIi— Chief Dermot F. Shea (@NYPDDetectives) March 23, 2019
This story was reported from Chicago.