On July 7, 2014 at approximately 4:45PM Transit Police officers working in Area 4 were conducting Point of Entry Policing at the MBTA's Ruggles Station. While there officers did observed a female, later identified as Danielle Maria
, 27, of Boston fare evade by "piggybacking" in behind a paying customer. Officers approached Maria for the purpose of issuing a citation and subsequently discovered there was a warrant in existence for Maria's arrest issued out of New Bedford District Court for B&E Building during the Daytime and Malicious Destruction of Property. Maria was placed into custody and transported to Transit Police HQ for the arrest booking process.
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