Friday, March 15, 2013

Help us ID subject

Transit Police detectives are seeking to identify the female subject depicted within. If you know the identity or whereabouts of this individual please contact our Criminal Investigation Unit at 617-222-1050. If you can help our investigators but wish to remain anonymous you can do so via our MBTA SeeSay app or simply text your message/tip to us at 873873.

On Saturday March 9, 2013, at approximately 3:20pm, A bus operator was assaulted by a female suspect at Ashmont Station. The female suspect spat upon the driver's face after being ejected from the bus for not paying her fare.

The female suspect is described as a black female in her 20’s approximately 5’04"-5’06" in height and wearing a double-breasted, brown jacket with large black buttons on the front. Additionally subject was in the company of two small children.

Transit Police believe that the release of this video will lead to the identification of the suspect. MBTA General Manager Dr. Beverly Scott commented, “These recent assaults on our operators are reprehensible attacks on good public servants. With support from the public, Transit Police will continue to identify and apprehend the perpetrators of these cowardly acts.”

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