NYC man with lengthy rap sheet charged in unprovoked flipping of stroller carrying toddler


A man with a history of assaulting kids allegedly attacked a Queens toddler by allegedly flipping the stroller she was sitting in, police said.

Christopher Elder, 31, allegedly accosted a woman who was pushing her toddler granddaughter in a stroller as she tossed out trash in Flushing early Friday, according to the NYPD.

The incident unfolded about 6:20 a.m. at 45th Avenue and Robinson Street when Elder, of Queens, began shouting at the woman, Maria Zamora, 48, who doesn’t speak English.

He then allegedly overturned the stroller carrying the woman’s 2-year-old granddaughter, Sophia, knocking the child to pavement, police said.


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