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Police arrest man who was observed masturbating on 7 train

May 19, 2017 Staff Report

Police have arrested a 21-year-old man who was wanted for allegedly masturbating on the 7 train earlier this month.

Savaughn Rosado Dobbs, a Queens Village resident, was arrested on charges of public lewdness after police say he was observed masturbating on a Manhattan-bound 7 train at around 2 pm, May 3. The incident allegedly took place as the train was pulling in to the Court Square station.

A photo was allegedly snapped of Dobbs as he was exiting the train at the 5th Avenue/Bryant Park station, according to police.

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