Monday, September 23, 2013

Man arrested for Indecent Assault & Battery- Dudley MBTA

Kenneth Nelson
On September 11, 2013 a female reported to Transit Police she was the victim of an Indecent Assault & Battery that occured at Dudley MBTA Bus Terminal. The assualt took place at approximately 12:50 a.m. in the busway area.

On September 22, 2013 at approximately 8:50 p.m. Transit Police officers were on patrol at Dudley Station Bus Terminal when they were approached by the above mentioned victim and informed the male who assaulted her on September 11th, was now standing in the busway.  Officers approached the male, later identified as Kenneth Nelson, 28 of Boston, to investigate. Nelson was un-cooperative and resisted the officers efforts to place him into custody. After a brief struggle the officers were able to gain control and Nelson was placed under arrest. He was transported to Transit Police HQ for the arrest booking process and is expected to be arraigned sometime today in Roxbury District Court.

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The events listed above are allegations; All defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.