Posted by on October 8, 2017
Categories: Bay Area

( – The Lafayette BART station is closed as police investigate a stabbing that happened at the station around 10 a.m. today, the agency said this morning.

The County Connection transit agency is providing a bus bridge between the Lafayette and Orinda stations, according to BART.

BART police and local law enforcement officers are searching for a suspect in the case. The suspect is described as a white male with blond hair in his twenties wearing a green jacket, BART officials said.

The man is believed to be on foot in the neighborhood of the BART station and BART police and local law enforcement are searching for him in the area with police dogs, BART officials said.