Authorities say a passenger overheard someone threaten to blow up a southbound train. The station was evacuated and closed at about 3:30 p.m. while police investigated and bomb-sniffing dogs worked the scene.
Service was also halted between the Civic Center and 24th and Mission street stations.
The station reopened around 4:20 p.m. BART officials say one person is in custody.
BART Station Closure at 16th St. Mission due to Police Department Activity. http://t.co/t6L6Gtia5d— 511 Bay Area (@511SFBay) June 21, 2015
Stn closure at 16TH due to police activity.— SFBARTalert (@SFBARTalert) June 21, 2015
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