Bat-wielding suspect sought after chase at Burke Avenue subway station in Olinville

A bat-wielding suspect is on the loose after leading police on a brief foot chase. According to police sources, an officer tried to stop the

Sources say an officer tried to stop the suspect from skipping a fare.

Sources say an officer tried to stop the suspect from skipping a fare. (10/9/13)

THE BRONX - A bat-wielding suspect is on the loose after leading police on a brief foot chase.

According to police sources, an officer tried to stop the suspect from skipping a fare at the Burke Avenue subway station in Olinville.

The suspect allegedly swung a bat at the cop, hitting her baton.

The person then fled the scene.
 

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