MTA worker Joel Grasman in court  

MTA electrician Joel Grasman, 51, who authorities said

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The MTA electrician who authorities said stole a 33-ton crane truck, taking it on a wild ride through his Elmont neighborhood, was ordered held on $50,000 bail or $100,000 bond at his arraignment Wednesday. Videojournalist: Jim Staubitser (Aug. 28, 2013) 

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