MA: Boston Transit Police Say Man Who Evaded $2.10 Subway Fare Was Carrying Nearly $7K in Cash

June 11, 2015

BOSTON — Boston transit police say a man who slipped through turnstiles behind another customer to avoid paying the $2.10 fare had nearly $7,000 in cash on him.

Police say they stopped 35-year-old Timothy Chapman, of Woburn, Massachusetts, at the Back Bay station after they watched him engage in what's known as piggybacking by closely trailing a paying customer.

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