BOSTON (CBS) – A Boston University student was arrested after a massive snowball fight Friday night.READ MORE: Victim In Lowell Homicide Identified As 22-Year-Old Dejah Jenkins-Minus
Police say the student, who is not being identified, allegedly hit an officer with a snowball. Video posted to YouTube shows a police officer chasing the man through the crowd and before arresting him.READ MORE: Patriots-Titans Week 12 Predictions
The incident happened as BU police were dispersing a crowd of students at the Esplanade during the blizzard Friday night.
Boston University spokesman Colin Riley says the student was not injured and denied a rumor that officers used a Taser to subdue him. Riley says BU Police, Boston Police and Massachusetts State Police do not carry Tasers.MORE NEWS: When Are Rudolph & Frosty On TV? Here's The 2021 CBS Holiday Special Schedule
On Friday afternoon, Governor Deval Patrick declared a state of emergency in Massachusetts.