News Man who jumped turnstile punched cop, police say An MTA subway turnstile. Photo Credit: FLICKR/nellies78 By ALISON FOX email@example.com @AlisonFox March 23, 2015 1:22 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email A police officer was attacked when he tried to stop a man from jumping the turnstile in a Crown Heights train station over the weekend. The man skipped the fare at the Utica Avenue No. 4 and No. 3 station at about 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, police said. But when officers tried to stop him, he punched one of them and fled. The officer was taken to New York Methodist Hospital for pain. Police are still looking for the suspect. By ALISON FOX firstname.lastname@example.org @AlisonFox Alison covers law enforcement and breaking news. She previously worked at The Wall Street Journal, and has a master’s degree from Northwestern University and bachelor’s from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.