September 5, 2017 > BART Police Log
BART Police Log
Submitted By Les Mensinger
Thursday, Aug. 24
At 2:40 p.m. a man was reported to be under a train at the Bay Fair station in San Leandro. BART police, fire and emergency medical units responded to the station but the man was deceased. The Alameda County Coroner responded and removed the body. The case is under investigation.
Friday, Aug. 25
At 8:29 a.m. an officer conducting fare evasion enforcement detained a man identified as Keith Rogers, 29, of Merced, and discovered that he had an $80,000 warrant for domestic violence. Rogers was issued a citation for fare evasion and booked into the Santa Rita Jail for the warrant.
Between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. a sergeant and four officers conducted fare evasion enforcement at the Hayward station. Nine violators were contacted and five were issued warning citations, two were issued citations and one was arrested for an outstanding warrant.
Saturday, Aug. 26
While on patrol at 10:40 a.m. an officer saw a person running out of the paid area of the Hayward station. The officer determined that a cell phone theft had just occurred and he started a pursuit on foot. At one point during the pursuit, the suspect threw down the victim's cell phone and it was recovered. The suspect was not found after a search. Police described the suspect as a black male in his teens, about 5-feet-5-inches tall with a thin build and wearing a puffy jacket and dark pants. Station video surveillance will be examined.
Sunday, Aug. 27
At 6:09 p.m. a victim reported their 1997 Honda CRV was burglarized sometime between 4:15 p.m. and 6 p.m. while it was parked at the Fremont station. ItÕs unclear how entry into the vehicle was made. The loss was $5 in coins.
At 1:34 p.m. a victim reported a burglary to their 2008 Honda Accord sometime between 10:30 p.m. Aug. 26 and 1:34 p.m. Aug. 27 while it was parked at the South Hayward Station. Entry was made via a window smash on the driver's door. The loss was a phone auxiliary cord.