Friday, April 25, 2014

Boston man arrested for Indecent Assault

Gilbert Farley
On March 27, 2014 at approximately 10:55 pm a female victim reported to Transit Police the following: while she (victim) and her two female companions were traveling on a northbound Red Line train they noticed a male, who was seated directly across from them, looking at them in a perverse manner. The offending male then began to make suggestive comments relative to their bodies. As the train pulled into Harvard Sq. MBTA station and the victim was exiting the train the offending male came from behind the victim and indecently assaulted her. The offending male then fled the station.

Earlier today, subsequent to an investigation Transit Police detectives arrested Gilbert Farley, 57 of Boston. Farley a registered Level 3 Sex Offender (see Farley's status here) was transported to Transit Police HQ for the arrest booking process. It is expected Farley will be arraigned sometime today in Cambridge District Court for Indecent Assault & Battery.

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