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Cambridge woman arrested for alleged connection to Central Square attack


BOSTON ( -- A 49-year-old Cambridge woman was arrested on Friday for her alleged connection to an assault at the Central Square T stop.

Kelly Madden, 49, was expected to be arraigned on Friday in Cambridge District Court. Madden is accused of attacking a man at about 11 a.m. on March 7 at the Central Square T stop.

Detectives said that the victim asked a woman, who police identify as Madden, to stop speaking so loudly into her cell phone. Investigators claim Madden responded by spitting on the victim and attacking him with a knife.

Officials say the incident was caught on surveillance video.