MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A surveillance video shows what police say is a man trying to strangle a woman at a Miami-Dade bus stop near Miami International Airport.
According to investigators, it happened Sunday at the Miami-Dade transit bus stop on NW 25th Street and 38th Court, not far from the airport.READ MORE: SeaWorld Orlando Transfers 4 Manatee Calves To Ohio For Treatment
The 26-year-old woman was waiting for a bus when Aaron Quinones reportedly approached her from behind and began to strangle her with a shoelace. When the woman tried to defend herself, he is seen punching her several times.
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A good Samaritan stepped in to stop the attack, and Quinones fled on foot, according to police.MORE NEWS: Add Over-The-Counter Medicine To List Of Growing Shortages
Quinones was later found near the crime scene and arrested. He’s been charged with attempted felony murder.