• MBTA Orange Line excitement: Nearly naked man arrested at State Street station

    10 days ago - By Bésame

    An MBTA customer wanted on several warrants was arrested when he allegedly did - or wore - little to avoid drawing attention from police.
    Transit police responded to State Street station at around 7:30 a.m. Friday for a report of a naked man at the entrance to the Orange Line.
    Upon arrival, they encountered a man who was later identified as Vashon Roberts, 44, of Boston, who “pointed out he was not naked and had his underwear on,” according to a Transit Police statement. “The officers acknowledged that fact and attempted to see if Roberts wanted any services or any other way they could...
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