Arrest made for murder of man on Brooklyn L train last week

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NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A 43-year-old homeless man was arrested Wednesday for the murder of another 43-year-old man on a Brooklyn L train on Friday.

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Police accused Alvin Charles, 43, of slashing the throat of 43-year-old Tommy Bailey around 8:49 p.m.

Officers found the wounded Bailey at the Atlantic Avenue subway station after a dispute on a southbound L train.

EMS rushed him to Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Charles faces murder charges for the alleged attack.

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