Drunk beaten up after attacking mother in front of kids

The 29-year-old victim was with her kids, aged one, four and eight, on the southbound 6 train at around 7.15pm on Thursday, when witnesses told police that Ramel Jefferson threatened her.

Passengers at a Bronx subway station were caught on camera beating up a drunk after he attacked a mother in front of her three children.

Witnesses said that the victim was with her kids, aged one, four and eight, on the southbound 6 train at around 7.15pm on Thursday, when Ramel Jefferson began threatening her with a bottle in an unprovoked attack.  

The 29-year-old attempted to flee with her children when the train stopped at Hunts Point Ave. station, but Jefferson, 58, of Williamsbridge, in the Bronx, had reportedly followed her off the train and attacked her, theNew York Daily News reports.

Passengers at a Bronx subway station were caught on camera beating up a drunk after he attacked a mother in front of her three children
Passengers at a Bronx subway station were caught on camera beating up a drunk after he attacked a mother in front of her three children

Passengers at a Bronx subway station were caught on camera beating up a drunk after he attacked a mother in front of her three children

The shocked straphangers were seen punching and kicking Ramel Jefferson after he attacked a mom-of-three in front of her kids
The shocked straphangers were seen punching and kicking Ramel Jefferson after he attacked a mom-of-three in front of her kids

The shocked commuters were seen punching and kicking Ramel Jefferson after he attacked a mom-of-three in front of her kids

Jefferson, who was drunk, punched the mother in the face, pushed her onto a bench and dragged her by her hair, according to police.

The violent assault only stopped when horrified fellow commuters intervened to rescue the terrified family.

Cellphone footage shows passengers throwing Jefferson to the floor; kicking, punching and pulling him - even after the police arrived at the scene - while a crowd gathered round him.

Cellphone footage shows passengers throwing Jefferson to the floor; kicking, punching and pulling him - even after the police arrived at the scene - while a crowd gathered round him

Cellphone footage shows passengers throwing Jefferson to the floor; kicking, punching and pulling him - even after the police arrived at the scene - while a crowd gathered round him

Jefferson was arrested at the scene after they stopped the passengers' beat down
Jefferson was arrested at the scene after they stopped the passengers' beat down

Jefferson was arrested at the scene after they stopped the passengers' beat down

Video shows them struggling to arrest the inebriated Jefferson after the incident 

Video shows them struggling to arrest the inebriated Jefferson after the incident 

Jefferson was eventually charged with resisting arrest, assault, harassment and endangering the welfare of a child 

Jefferson was eventually charged with resisting arrest, assault, harassment and endangering the welfare of a child .

Jefferson was arrested at the scene and charged with resisting arrest, assault, harassment and endangering the welfare of a child, cops said. None of the fellow passengers in the video are facing charges.

The victim, who has not been named, suffered lacerations to her face and pain in her shoulder, but refused medical attention.

Jefferson was taken to Lincoln Hospital for a swollen lip.