By Carol Tannenhauser
Isaiah Benjamin, 23, the suspect in the New Year’s Day attempted rape aboard a southbound #2 train nearing 72nd Street, has been arrested, according to an NYPD alert.
Benjamin, who lives on W. 133rd Street, has been charged with Attempted Rape, Sex Abuse, Forcible Touching, and Public Lewdness.
The attack was interrupted by a Good Samaritan “who intervened and helped the victim flee to another car to safety,” police said.
Those are the only details released thus far. We’ll keep you posted.