Atlanta police are investigating an incident where an elderly man was pushed off a MARTA train by another passenger.
The disturbing incident was captured on cellphone video. The video shows a man sitting near the door of the train talking. He was allegedly saying derogatory things about women. About 40 seconds into the video, the younger passenger lifts up the elderly man’s walker. Once the train stops, the younger man can be seen throwing the elderly man off the train.
The incident reportedly occurred on Saturday, June 7 on the Blue Line, somewhere between the Kensington and Edgewood stations. The altercation is under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact MARTA police.