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A 21-year-old Berkeley man was shot and injured Sunday night at the Ashby Flea Market and Ashby BART shut down for the evening.
BART police received multiple reports of gunfire at 5:54 p.m., according to BART Lt. Paul Qwan. When BART and Berkeley police arrived on the scene, however, no victim could be found, he said. The victim later took himself to an area hospital. He is in stable condition and was conscious and could talk when police arrived, according to BART Detective Sgt. Tom Smith. His injuries did not appear life-threatening. … Continue reading »
In a statement released today, BPD said Skinner was arrested on the day of the attacks and has been charged with assault with intent to commit rape, attempted robbery, two counts of sexual battery, and probation violation.
At approximately 5:40 p.m. on Saturday Nov. 9 an 18-year-old woman was attacked as she was walking in the 2200 block of Bancroft Way. The suspect grabbed the victim and forced her to the sidewalk. The suspect struck the victim several times. Based on the police investigation, it appeared the suspect intended to sexually assault the victim. A nearby pedestrian came to the victim’s aid and chased the suspect away. The suspect was located and detained in the 2000 block of Allston Way. … Continue reading »