Police arrest Jay Nelson and Malik Cruz in connection to subway assault on D train

Police have arrested and charged two teens in connection with a violent assault on a subway train over the weekend. Jay Nelson and Malik Cruz

Authorities say two suspects approached the man, punched him and attempted to stab him in the face with a screwdriver.

Authorities say two suspects approached the man, punched him and attempted to stab him in the face with a screwdriver. (11/5/13)

THE BRONX - Police have arrested and charged two teens in connection with a violent assault on a subway train over the weekend.

Jay Nelson, 17, and Malik Cruz, 16, are both accused of approaching a 45-year-old man and punching him in the face before attempting to stab him with a screwdriver.

The alleged attack happened on the northbound D train at the East 170th St./Grand Concourse station.
 

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