Man who stole N.Y. bus paroled

Posted on December 26, 2013

NEW YORK — A man arrested more than two dozen times for posing as a transit worker to steal buses and trains in New York City has been paroled, according to CBSNewYork.

Darius McCollum has become a celebrity for escapades that began at age 15, when he piloted an E train six stops from 34th Street to the World Trade Center without any passengers noticing. He grew up in Queens near a station serving two Metropolitan Transportation Authority lines and learned the mechanics of the transit system from workers who took an interest in him. For the full story, click here.

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