A verbal dispute between cab drivers evolved into an assault with a hammer at the Pleasant Hill Station this week.
The following information is from BART Police:
The male suspect struck the male victim on the left wrist causing bruising. The victim ran to his cab and the suspect attempted to strike him a second time through the open driver’s window.
Officers arrived on-scene and detained the suspect without using force. An independent witness came forward and gave a statement of what occurred.
The suspect was placed under arrest for assault with a deadly weapon and was issued a prohibition order.
A sergeant approved the arrest and the suspect was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility.
The victim declined medical treatment for his injuries