A train operator was sweeping a train at Fremont station and reported a suspicious package on board. The operator said it also seemed to be making a ringing noise. Responding officers evacuated and closed the station. An explosives detection K-9 unit examined the item with negative results. Officers determined the item to be non-hazardous and the station was re-opened.
A passenger used a cellphone to report a male beating a female on board a train. The suspect was apprehended at the station and later determined to be an ex-boyfriend who had a stay-away order commanding him to stay away from the victim. The suspect was taken into custody and booked for battery and violation of a stay-away order.
hrs. A female patron reported being the victim of a sexual battery while she was on board a Fremont-bound train between Berkeley and Fremont. An adult male with brown curly hair wearing a grey sweatshirt with red stripes and blue jeans touched her crotch and rubbed against her.
Two juvenile female victims were seated aboard a Fremont bound train between Union City and Fremont stations when they were confronted by three juvenile female suspects. The suspects battered and pepper-sprayed the victims, robbed them of their property, then fled towards the bus zone at Fremont station. Suspects were not located.