On Monday at about 8:30am, A BART station agent and a BART AFC technician reported that a female passenger threatened them after they got into a dispute over an expired voucher.
BART Police say the suspect was also reportedly holding a can of mace during the verbal altercation, and they claim the female suspect reportedly tossed the can of mace over a fence prior to the BART officer’s arrival.
Officers arrived and detained the suspect who turned out to be a juvenile. Both the station agent and AFC technician stated they did not want to pursue any charges against the juvenile suspect, however, police say the suspect was issued a juvenile citation for possessing tear gas, concealing evidence, and she was ultimately released to her mother.
No injuries were reported during the incident.