MAN PUSHED 86 YEARS OLD MAN OUT OF A LIFT JUST TO PROTECT HIM AND HIS WIFE FROM CORONAVIRUS AND WAS ARRSTED.
Man got arrested after pushing an 86 years old man out of Miami beach apartment block lift, just to protect himself and his wife from coronavirus.
According to the reports, the 72 years old man known as Nachem Gross who pushed 86 years old man out of lift was charges of aggravated battery of an elderly person after he caught captured on an CCTV on june 22 showed him as he pushed 86 years old man out of a lift.
As it was recorded, the footage shows Gross holding up his two fingers, believed to be in reference to the two person lift rule.
Before he pushed Steiglitz(the 86 years old man ) causing him to fall, he said he was simply attempting to abide by the building's advice on social distance, meaning only two people at time can make use of the lifts.
The 86 years old man told the NBC Miami that he had suffered a bruise on his upper thigh, claimed he and the accused were friendly before the act, we always were friendly, like HELLO and that was it, but he could have said to me go down take the next one.
He just pushed me out from not looking for financial reward, i not looking for anything. Gross later handed himself in to Miami beach police and he has now been released on bond.
The NBC Miami reports his lawyers is calling for the charges to be dropped, discribing it as stand your ground incident and criticised officers for handcuffing his client and put him in a jail cell.