A male suspect detained for fare evasion by officers falsely identified himself and was placed under arrest. Officers were finally able to positively identify the suspect, who was found to be clear of wants/warrants, and booked him into the county jail for falsely identifying himself to police.
A victim reported that a male suspect took cash from his pants pocket while the victim was at the ticket vending machines. The suspect (BM, 30s, 6', dark beanie, black shirt) ran from the area towards 35th Avenue and was not located. Station video will be requested. The victim was not injured.
A patron reported that their red 2011 Ford Fusion was burglarized while parked in stall #390, between 1600-2259 hours. An unknown suspect smashed the right front window to gain entry and ransacked the interior. The owner could not identify any loss.
A male victim reported that he was robbed at gunpoint while on a Fremont bound train at the Fruitvale Station. Two males approached him and asked if he had any marijuana. Suspect #1 (BM, 20-30, 6'3", black clothing) pulled out a silver and black semi-automatic handgun and demanded his property. The male took his Louis Vuitton bag, wallet and belt. The wallet contained his ID and keys. The suspects off boarded and ran out of the station. The victim waited about 45 minutes before reporting the crime. Train/station video will be requested.
The suspect was on a Fremont bound train approaching the station when he approached the victim, who was seated, and demanded his backpack and wallet. The suspect told the victim he had a gun as he held his hands in his jacket pockets. Although no gun was seen, the victim gave the suspect his backpack and wallet. The suspect told the victim to off-board the train and go with him to an ATM in order to get more money. When the victim refused, the suspect threw the backpack back at the victim and off-boarded the train. The victim was not injured. The loss was $30 in cash, a wallet, and the victim’s identification. The victim said he could identify the suspect.
A male suspect detained for fare evasion by officers was found to have an outstanding “no bail” probation violation warrant for his arrest. The officers placed the suspect under arrest for the warrant, issued him a citation for fare evasion and booked him into the county jail.
A patron reported that their green 2015 Kia Soul had been burglarized while parked in stall #849, between 1350-0015 hours. An unknown suspect smashed the left front window to gain entry. The interior was ransacked, but the victim could not identify any loss.
Eight vehicles were burglarized on the third level of the parking structure in various stalls. It is unknown at this time what the loss is, if any, from the victim vehicles. The time fram of the burglaries is still yet to be determined. Business cards were left with the victim vehicles.
An officer stopped a male for fare evading out of the Fruitvale Station. A warrant check showed the male was on probation, was in violation of a court order prohibiting him from being on BART and had a warrant. The male was cited for fare evasion and booked at the Glenn Dyer Jail.
A patron reported that an unknown suspect attempted to steal their green 1998 Jeep Cherokee from stall #177, on the 3rd level of the parking structure, between 0830-2215 hours. The suspect gained entry by prying the driver's door lock. The steering column was damaged, and the interior was ransacked, but the victim could not establish any loss.
An officer contacted an adult male for fare evasion and discovered that he is on probation and has a stay away order to stay away from all Alameda County BART stations. The male was cited for fare evasion and booked into the Santa Rita Jail for the court order violation and a probation violation.
A patron reported that as he stepped on the train, he saw a male with severe injuries to his wrists. He held the train doors open and stood by until officers arrived and contacted the victim. Medical aid arrived and the victim admitted that he had cut himself. A razor blade was recovered from the train. The scene was photographed and the train was released and taken out of service at 1304 hours. The victim was transported to the hospital for treatment and placed on a psychiatric hold.
A victim reported that she was buying a BART ticket when a suspect grabbed the wallet out of her hands. There was a brief struggle for the wallet. The suspect fled with the wallet with the victim giving chase, but was unsuccessful. The victim was uninjured. Station video will be requested and an officer will follow up to canvas for additional surveillance video.