Suspect Remains At Large After Beating Man With Guitar At BART Station

Police are attempting to locate a suspect who beat a man with a guitar at the North Concord/Martinez BART station on Wednesday evening, a BART police lieutenant said.

Around 6:45 p.m., the suspect struck the victim multiple times with a guitar, inflicting facial and head injuries, according to BART police Lt. Mike Hayes.

The man was taken to a local hospital for treatment and later released.

Hayes said the suspect, who is known to the victim, remained at large as of Thursday evening.

The incident remains under investigation.

Laura Dixon, Bay City News

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  • withak30

    I like how we have to read carefully to figure out whether the perp used a guitar to beat the victim or whether the victim happened to be holding a guitar while being beaten.