An adult male was arrested and booked on charges of battery, violation of a stay away order, and violation of probation. The incident began when the suspect was annoying/harassing two female passengers on the train. Another passenger came to the aid of the women and was punched by the suspect. Other passengers pinned the suspect to the ground until police arrived.
A 22-year-old man was found semiconscious on the station-concourse floor. He said he had drank alcohol and ingested a large number of pills. The man was taken to John Muir Hospital for medical treatment and psychiatric evaluation.
hrs. A 32-year-old bicycle-theft suspect was found to have a California Dept. of Corrections parole-revocation warrant. He was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility on the CDC warrant and for possession of stolen property.
Two BPD K9 units responded to a request from the Pleasant Hill P.D. to sweep a local K-Mart store for a possible bomb. The store received seven threats in a ten minute period of a bomb having been placed within the premises. No explosive device was found.
A truck drove into the station with two flat tires. An adult male driver emerged from the vehicle and appeared confused. A BART officer contacted the subject and determined him to have been driving under the influence. The subject was arrested and booked at the Contra Costa County Jail in Martinez.