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Man smashed brick into T bus window in Maverick Square and looked like he was about to do the same to the driver when he retreated, police say

Smashed bus window

Smashed bus window. Photo by TPD.

Transit Police report arresting Jose Santos Arbaiza, 40, of East Boston after he allegedly smashed a bus window and then tried to repeat that on the bus driver, then had second thoughts, around 7 p.m. on Wednesday in Maverick Square.

Unprovoked/motivation unknown allegedly subject observed consuming alcohol prior.

Police add that after smashing the window and advancing toward the driver, who backed up, the man "ended up spiking [the brick] like a football. "

Still, he was charged with assault with a dangerous weapon and malicious destruction of property.

Innocent, etc.


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