Battery on Transit Passenger

Feb. 12, 2007, 11:36 a.m.

Lake Merritt
Case: 0702-1420

An elderly man riding the train with his bicycle had fallen asleep, not realizing the bicycle had bumped another patron. That subject became angry and suddenly punched the man in the face/eye, then fled the train. Officers were unable to locate the suspect. The victim was taken to the hospital for medical treatment.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Assault/Battery