Tube push attempted murder: Alan Alencar sectioned

Tube push attempted murder: Alan Alencar sectioned
 

A psychiatric patient who pushed a commuter into the path of an oncoming Tube train has been detained under the Mental Health Act.
Alan Alencar, 29, from Edinburgh, was sentenced at the Old Bailey after pleading guilty to attempted murder.
He was on day release when he shoved a stranger at Bayswater station during the evening rush hour on 2 November.
Alain Lesjongard, 55, fell between the tracks and curled up into a ball as the train passed over him.
He managed to crawl out from underneath the carriage and was taken to hospital with a broken ankle and cuts to his neck and shoulders.
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12 March 2018 in Regional, Views: 37
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