Police: Man robbed commuter who was withdrawing cash from ATM at South Station

DEDHAM, MASS. (WHDH) - A Dedham man is facing charges after authorities say he robbed a commuter who was withdrawing cash from an ATM at South Station on Monday afternoon.

Officers on patrol at the station spotted 29-year-old Michael Kinsella running away in the direction of Atlantic Avenue around 3:15 p.m., according to the Transit Police Department. After a brief chase, officers nabbed Kinsella at the corner of Essex and South streets.

An investigation revealed that Kinsella approached a commuter who was at an ATM and grabbed the victim’s money from the dispenser before fleeing, police said.

It’s not clear when Kinsella will be called to court.

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