EL CERRITO (KRON)-- A group of teenagers allegedly robbed and attacked a BART rider at the El Cerrito del Norte station Saturday night, police said.
According to BART police, the robbery happened around 7:30 p.m onboard a Richmond bound train. The victim reported that a group of 10 to 12 teenagers punched him and took off with his cellphone.
Police arrived on scene and detained several teens. The victim couldn't identify the culprits so they were released.
The man was treated at a local hospital for minor injuries.
Some BART riders told KRON4's Hermela Aregawi, they are fearful of being targeted.WHAT OTHERS ARE CLICKING ON:
- 22 'JOHNS' ARRESTED IN SOUTH BAY HUMAN TRAFFICKING BUST
- POLICE ARREST ACCUSED SOUTH BAY SERIAL ARSONIST
- ESCAPED INMATE WITH SKULL FACE TATTOO CAPTURED IN STOCKTON
- APPLE ADMITS TO SLOWING DOWN OLDER IPHONES
- VOLUNTEER AT BOARDING KENNEL MAULED TO DEATH BY DOG
- MODEL FACES 2ND LEG AMPUTATION DUE TO TOXIC SHOCK SYNDROME