Man falls from subway platform, gets robbed and then hit by train
Posted by satyrikon στο Σεπτεμβρίου 13, 2012
Originally posted on National Post | News:
STOCKHOLM, Sweden — A drunk, middle-aged man falls off a subway platform and is knocked unconscious as his head hits the tracks.
A bystander who witnessed the accident jumps down after him — but not for a daring rescue before the train arrives.
Instead, the witness steals the man’s valuables, climbs back on the platform and leaves his victim to be hit by a train.
The man — who was on his way home from a party — survived, but was seriously injured and doctors had to amputate half his left foot, Sweden’s TV3 channel reported.
Swedish police now hope that surveillance camera footage of the disturbing incident at a Stockholm subway station early Sunday will help them find and arrest the unscrupulous thief.
Police said Thursday they have received several tips after the video was shown on TV3 this week on Sweden’s equivalent to America’s Most Wanted.
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