Suspect in Disabled Beating Held on $10K Bail

Ivan Bacai, 23, of Malden was arraigned for charges stemming from the brutal beating of a disabled man at the Downtown Crossing T stop.

A Malden man was arraigned Thursday for his alleged role in the earlier this week. 

Ivan Bacai, 23, of Malden was arraigned with fellow suspect Germial Johnson, 28, of Dorchester on charges of assault and battery on a disabled person and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.

Three other suspects were also arrested in connection to the beating. 

Judge Michael Coyne imposed $10,000 cash bail on both parties, additionally ordering both men to stay away from MBTA property if they post the amount. 

Manny September 12, 2012 at 03:44 PM
Don't believe who is giving you your version of the story, they lied to you.
Vera September 17, 2012 at 02:14 AM
I'm sorry you guys were raised differently. Coming here from Russia my mother always taught me to stand up for my self. It is much much much worse to get arrested than to get a beating. A beating, your bruises go away, getting arrested screws you for life, takes food out of your kids mouths and makes it difficult to find a good job. What ever happened to having a fair fight and shaking hands and moving on either your life? In my opinion getting someone arrested is even more barbaric and cowardly then hitting someone. You people have no idea what jail is like and how the court system ruins lives and takes advantage of the poor. How I miss the good old days when young lives don't get destroyed just because of some stupid fight.
Chris Caesar September 17, 2012 at 02:18 AM
These are grown men that allegedly beat a physically disabled person.
Bobby James September 17, 2012 at 12:42 PM
How is it a fair fight when it's 4 people against 1 physically disabled person? This WAS NOT A FIGHT! THEY HOSPITALIZED SOMEBODY THAT HAD NO WAY TO FIGHT BACK! Get a clue, kid.
whatsup September 17, 2012 at 01:12 PM
We are sorry you are raised differently where beating up a disabled man is regarded as standing up for oneself. We are sorry you are raised differently where hitting a disabled man is just some stupid fight. Yes, you are correct though, that I have not idea what jail is like, as unlike you= neither me or my family members were ever in one.


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