NBC affiliate WCSH-TV posted video of the man being arrested after he blocked traffic again.
A friend of the man, identified by authorities as 30-year-old Asher Woodworth, says he was trying to study the city's traffic patterns.
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Woodworth, who was charged with obstructing a public way, appeared to be dressed as a pine tree or other type of evergreen.