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The Boston Globe


Attack reported at Downtown Crossing

A male reported being attacked by five youths Wednesday afternoon at the Downtown Crossing subway station, Transit Police said. The victim’s age was not available.

According to Transit Police, officers received a report of a fight by the pass sales office at about 4:30 p.m. When they arrived, the victim told them that he encountered his attackers, all between the ages of 16 and 19, when he exited an Red Line Ashmont train about 10 minutes earlier.

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