Transit cop attacked near79th and Kedzie Metra station: Charges filed against Chicago suspect Nathan Haywood

January 21, 2014 8:12:46 AM PST
A Chicago man was charged with attempted murder after an attack on a transit police officer at a South Side Metra station.

Nathan Haywood, 24, is accused of choking and beating a 39-year-old Norfolk Southern officer Sunday.

Investigators say the suspect was trespassing near 79th Street and Kedzie when he assaulted the officer.

Haywood was scheduled to appear in bond court Tuesday.