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Police Arrest Man Running Downtown MetroCard Scam -

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FINANCIAL DISTRICT — Police arrested a man last week for jamming a Downtown MetroCard machine and charging straphangers cash to get onto the subway.

Darrelle Lawrence, 52, stuffed cardboard into the MetroCard machine at the Cortlandt Street R train station on the morning of Oct. 25, preventing passengers from buying cards, cops said.

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