Santa Cruz man arrested for attempting to steal Zipcar at North Berkeley BART station

BERKELEY, Calif. -- A Santa Cruz man was arrested early Wednesday morning after he allegedly attempted to steal a Zipcar vehicle at the North Berkeley BART station, police said.

At 4:05 a.m. a BART patron called police to report seeing 21-year-old Thomas Hartsaso allegedly smash the window of a vehicle, get inside and try to start it.

Police from Berkeley and BART responded and arrested Hartsaso on suspicion of vehicle burglary.

Hartsaso was taken to the county jail.
Copyright 2019 by Bay City News, Inc. Republication, re-transmission or reuse without the express written consent of Bay City News, Inc. Is prohibited.