Bronx performer Ikeem Jones cashing in on subway stunts

A street performer from the Bronx is making money by showcasing his moves on the subway. Ikeem Jones makes about $500 a week by hanging

Ikeem Jones says he earns about $500 a

Ikeem Jones says he earns about $500 a week and is saving up for choreography school.

THE BRONX - A street performer from the Bronx is making money by showcasing his moves on the subway.

Ikeem Jones makes about $500 a week by hanging from the overhead poles and dancing in front of straphangers. He says he's saving up for school to become a choreographer.

The MTA says his stunts are illegal, but Jones says he has yet to be fined. News 12 reached out to the NYPD about enforcing conduct on the trains, but has not heard back.

More on this topic

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

VIDEO: NYPD officers in same precinct discover they 1 VIDEO: NYPD officers in same precinct discover they are sisters
News 12 the Bronx hit the streets to 2 Word on the Street: Paying for reserved parking
A 21-year-old woman died after being shot in 3 Man in custody in Tinton Ave. slaying
VIDEO: Defense closing arguments in Mall at Short 4 VIDEO: Defense closing arguments in Mall at Short Hills murder trial
An oil truck struck and killed a woman 5 Police: Pedestrian struck, killed on Bruckner Blvd.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Ikeem Jones says he earns about $500 a Street performer may face fines

One street performer may be dazzling subway riders with his dance moves, but the MTA

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE