Arrest made in connection with knife incident at MacArthur Station
The suspect wanted for brandishing a knife on a BART train and cutting a victim on the thumb has been arrested. 59-year-old Jamarr M. Coleman was arrested by the Oakland Police Department Thursday.
Coleman is suspected of getting into an argument with a rider aboard a Warm Springs-bound train Saturday night (8/25/18) that was stopped at MacArthur Station at approximately 9:15 pm. BART surveillance video shows Coleman brandished a knife at the victim. The adult male victim received a one-inch cut to the thumb, which was non-life threatening. Nobody else was injured in the incident.