Police: Man arrested 150 times charged in CTA incident

March 16, 2010 3:34:05 PM PDT
A man Chicago police say has been arrested more than 150 times is now charged in connection with an incident on the CTA Red Line.

Keith Anderson is charged with felony attempted robbery and battery. Police say he grabbed a woman by her clothing and tried to steal her briefcase as a Red Line train stopped at Division Street last night.

Police say the woman was able to run away and press an emergency button on the platform to call for help.

Anderson was arrested near the scene and later identified by the victim.