September 12, 2017 > BART Police Log
BART Police Log
Submitted By Les Mensinger
Friday, Sept. 1
A victim reported their 2015 Toyota Tacoma truck was burglarized while parked at the Hayward Station between 7:55 a.m. and 7 p.m. The front passenger window was forced down by the suspect to enter the truck. The center console and glove box was damaged.
Sunday, Sept. 3
A victim was standing on the platform at the Bayfair station in San Leandro when a suspect ran up and snatched the victim's phone from his hand. The suspect fled on foot with and jumped on a train before the victim could follow. Officers searched for the suspect but were unable to locate the suspect or the phone. The suspect was described as a black male, between 30 and 40-years-old, 6 feet tall, medium build, with a short fade-style haircut, stubbly beard, wearing a baggy black hoody, baggy blue jeans and red tennis shoes.
Monday, Sept. 4
A witness called to report that a male suspect grabbed a female victim and threw her against a wall at the Hayward station. The witness said the victim was crying and in distress. Officers responded and learned the victim and suspect are involved in a dating relationship. The suspect, identified by police as Ritchie Allen, 23, of Martinez, was arrested on suspicion of domestic battery. The victim did not wish to press charges and refused an emergency protective order. The suspect was issued a Prohibition Order and booked at the Hayward Jail.
Tuesday, Sept. 5
A victim reported their 2005 GMC Yukon was burglarized while parked at the South Hayward station, between 6:15 a.m. and 6:15 p.m. The suspect attempted to start the Yukon and damaged the ignition switch.
An officer at the Fremont station contacted a man, later identified as Tyrell Smallwood, 26, for fare evasion. The officer discovered that Smallwood had a warrant and tried to arrest him. Smallwood ran but was apprehended a short distance away. Smallwood was arrested and booked into Santa Rita County Jail.
Wednesday, Sept. 6
A victim reported their 1993 Acura Legend was stolen from the Bay Fair station.
Two BART police officers conducted a Focused Enforcement Operation at the at the San Leandro station. During the operation 10 violators were contacted and five were issued citations. The officers also completed three train rides.
Thursday, Sept. 7
A victim reported their 2003 Chevy Suburban was burglarized while parked at the Bay Fair station in San Leandro between 6:30 a.m. and 6:25p.m. The suspect attempted to steal the truck and damaged the ignition switch.
Friday, Sept. 8
A female victim called to report that she was at the Hayward station with a man who is required to stay away from her per the conditions of a court order. Officers responded and arrested the suspect, identified as Ramon Seuell, of Hayward, on suspicion of violating the court order. He was booked at the Santa Rita Jail.