Man arraigned in NY subway rider's death

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Associated Press

Posted on December 6, 2012 at 1:06 AM

Updated Thursday, Dec 6 at 2:33 AM

NEW YORK (AP) — A man arrested in the death of a New York city subway rider who was shoved onto the tracks has been arraigned on murder charges.

Naeem Davis appeared before a judge Wednesday night and was ordered held without bail.

The 30-year-old Davis had been taken into custody for questioning Tuesday. Police say security video showed a man fitting the suspect's description working with street vendors near Rockefeller Center.

Police said Davis made statements implicating himself in the crime.

Ki-Suck Han of Queens died after being hit by a train Monday at the Times Square subway station.

Police say he tried to climb a few feet to safety but got trapped between the train and the platform's edge.

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