Aaron K. Quinones Biography – Wiki
Aaron K. Quinones allegedly approached an unidentified woman and attempted to strangle her with a cordon while waiting at a bus stop in Miami, Florida.
Police say Quiñones began strangling the woman with a cord. When she defended herself, Quiñones allegedly “beat her repeatedly.” A passerby then intervened and the suspect fled on foot, the statement said.
Aaron K. Quiñones is 27-years-old.
Arrested After Video Shows Him Attempting to Strangle a Woman at a Miami Bus Stop
A man was arrested after video footage surfaced showing him attempting to strangle a woman at a bus stop in Miami, Florida.
On Sunday around 11:02 a.m. local time, a 26-year-old woman, whose identity has not been disclosed to the public, was waiting for a bus when a man, whom police identified as Aaron K. Quiñones, allegedly approached. her from behind, according to a statement from the Miami-Dade Police Department.
Police say the 27-year-old Quinones began strangling the woman with a cordon. When she defended herself, Quiñones allegedly “beat her repeatedly.” A passerby then intervened and the suspect fled on foot, the statement said.
Video footage obtained by NBC 6 shows the victim struggling to break free from her after the suspect attacks her and immobilizes her on a bench at the bus stop.
“If it hadn’t been for a good Samaritan who stepped in and basically stopped this individual from attacking this victim, the outcome would have been much worse,” said Angel Rodriguez of the Miami-Dade police, according to NBC 6.
According to police, the Miami-Dade Fire Department responded to the scene of the incident and treated the victim for her injuries.
Sometime later, nearby authorities were able to locate Quiñones, where they arrested him and charged him with attempted murder.
An attorney for Quiñones could not be immediately located.
Authorities are now seeking to speak to the intervened bystander, who said he was not at the scene when they arrived.
The investigation continues.