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Friday, 12 February 2016

A pensioner accused of trying to kill a commuter by pushing her in front of a tube will be assessed by doctors before he stands trial


81-year old Yoshiyuki Shinohara shoved a woman towards the Bakerloo Line train as it entered the platform at Piccadilly Circus.

She hit the side of the train and rebounded on to the platform, escaping with just minor cuts and bruises.

Shinohara is originally from Japan, but was staying at a hotel in Heathrow at the time.

He has been remanded in custody at HMP Wandsworth until his hearing in April.
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