Berkeley Man Arrested for Making Criminal Threats in BART Station
(by Keith Burbank) – A 59-year-old man was arrested Saturday night at BART’s Ashby station in Berkeley for making criminal threats, BART police said today.
The threats were reported to police at 8:46 p.m.
Witnesses told officers that Tyrone Lankford of Berkeley was threatening patrons on the station platform.
Police said officers found Lankford and arrested him for making the threats and for three outstanding warrants.
Lankford was taken to the county jail.