Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf Statement On Murder Of Nia Wilson At MacArthur BART Station

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf

Mayor ’s office issued this press release in the wake of the senseless killing of and the slashing of her sister at MacArthur BART Station, Sunday.

Office of Mayor Schaaf

Statement from Mayor Schaaf Regarding Homicide at MacArthur BART Station

, CA (July 23, 2018) – Mayor issued the following statement today regarding the murder last night inside the MacArthur BART station:

“The senseless and violent stabbing of two young women on a BART train platform last night has shaken our community. Every parent who saw the father of grieve for his daughter is heartbroken by this horrific act.

“BART is the lead agency that will conduct this investigation. OPD has been in constant contact with BART Police, is already providing support on this investigation, and has considerable resources available to further assist in identifying and apprehending the person or people responsible for this attack.

“At this time, we know of no known motive for this crime.

“We all mourn in this moment and we will all work together to bring justice for Nia, her sister and their family. Please follow @SFBART on twitter for further updates.”

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