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Boston woman arrested after threatening Green Line passengers with knife, Transit Police say

Transit Police arrested a woman at the Brookline Hills MBTA station Tuesday night ­after she allegedly threatened several men with a knife while riding on the Green Line.

Police said Madina Clayton, 52, of Boston, pulled out a small folding knife as she sat on the Riverside Line train. While sitting across from a male passenger, Transit Police said, Clayton repeatedly opened and closed the knife while staring at the man.

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