WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- Howard Mickens, a 40-year-old homeless man has pleaded guilty to attempted murder after he pushed a Hunter College student in front of an oncoming train last year and will serve 25 years in prison, according to a report by LoHud.com .
Mickens admitted to pushing the student, Maya Leggat, onto the Metro-North Railroad tracks on Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, the report said.
Leggat is reported to have survived the incident but suffered injuries.
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