OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A passenger was shot to death on board a BART train in Oakland.
The shooting happened around 7:45 p.m. and prompted the shutdown of the West Oakland station in the San Francisco and East Bay directions.READ MORE: French Bulldog Stolen At Gunpoint Returned To Castro Valley Family
Witnesses said the gunman shot the passenger just as the train doors were opening and fled. Stunned passengers tried to help the victim, but the man died.READ MORE: Big Sur ‘Colorado’ Fire Sparked By Pile Burning Operation, 50% Contained
Meantime, the suspect is still at large, and police are combing the area.
The suspect was seen running away from the train after the shooting. He is described as a slim, bald, 6’3″ African-American male wearing a green jacket, red and black boxers shorts, and tan military-style boots.MORE NEWS: Experts: Emerging Omicron Subvariant Shouldn't Delay Lull In COVID Pandemic
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