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A Boston story in 50 words

Young woman using mobile phone being robbed by a pickpocket at the subway station. Pickpocketing at subway station
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Heading into the Chinatown station, coming from behind, he grabbed my wallet. Incensed, I turned on my attacker, grabbed his shirt, and yanked it. With T police in pursuit, he was soon apprehended, huddled in a stairwell. Money returned. Positive ID made — fleeing while shirtless in October was the tipoff.

— LINDA McGRAIL, Reading