CONCORD (CBS SF) — A woman riding Bay Area Rapid Transit with her two young children was arrested on suspicion of child endangerment in Concord on Tuesday night after a fellow passenger reported that she was drunk and causing a disturbance, a BART police lieutenant said.
Officers responded to the call around 8:45 p.m. and intercepted a Pittsburg-bound train at the Concord BART station, according to BART police Lt. Mike Hayes.READ MORE: San Leandro Community Rallies for Reform on Anniversary of Steven Taylor's Police Shooting Death
The woman and her two children, aged two and three, were escorted off of the train. She was arrested on suspicion of child endangerment and taken to county jail in Martinez, Hayes said.READ MORE: Lodi Parachute Center Skydiver Dies After Chute Gets Tangled on Descent
The woman, whose name is not being released, has prior child endangerment arrests on her record.
Her two children were turned over to a relative on Tuesday night, Hayes said.MORE NEWS: Saratoga Resident Displaced in 2-Alarm House Fire Sunday Morning
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