FORDHAM, The Bronx (WABC) -- Two teens are nether apprehension successful transportation with the New Year's Day decease of a bully Samaritan successful the Bronx was was struck by a bid portion helping a antheral who was pushed onto the subway tracks.
Investigators accidental the teens, on with astatine slightest 9 others, including 3 girls, are liable for the decease of 36-year-old Roland Hueston astatine 2:40 a.m. connected January 1.
Police accidental the radical assaulted a 38-year-old man, who fell onto the tracks astatine the Fordham Road station.
Hueston jumped onto the tracks to assistance and was killed by an oncoming train.
The bid did not deed the battle victim.
"Roland was ever a benignant and gentle idiosyncratic who held his household and friends close," his household said successful a statement. "He cared a batch astir the radical astir him and would bash thing for them. Growing up, helium was ever protective of his friends and family, particularly his small sister Kristara. Although helium didn't cognize the idiosyncratic helium tried to save, we're not amazed that helium tried to prevention him erstwhile they needed him the most. He's a leader and volition proceed to beryllium remembered arsenic a leader successful our household and successful the community."
Police said 2 boys, ages 16 and 17, turned themselves successful astatine section Bronx precincts.
Their identities are not being released owed to their ages.
Charges against them see murder, attempted murder, manslaughter, robbery, and pack assault.
Anyone with further accusation connected this incidental is asked to telephone the police.
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