General Crime

* Jimmy Lai fatally stabbed near the Richmond BART station on Macdonald Avenue

Fugitive Watch Logo 77x77px

Scroll to the bottom to view and make comments

An apartment complex maintenance worker was found fatally stabbed near the Richmond BART station during peak commute hours Wednesday evening, marking the city’s first homicide this year. Richmond resident Jimmy Lai, 57, was found around 5:50 p.m. Wednesday, lying on the ground in the 1600 block of Macdonald Avenue with multiple stab wounds, police Lt. Bisa French said.

Lai was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. French said there are no suspects and no known motive for the murder, and that officers who searched the area Wednesday were unable to find any witnesses.She said Lai was a maintenance worker at the Monterey Pines apartment complex at 680 South 37th St., about a mile and a half from the BART station.

Copyright © 2012 by Bay City News, Inc. Republication, Rebroadcast or any other Reuse without the express written consent of Bay City News, Inc. is prohibited.

Auto Nav 2000

Click on Ad Below to go to Auto Nav 2000

Comment Advisement We welcome your thoughts, but for the sake of all readers, please refrain from the use of obscenities, personal attacks or racial slurs. All comments are subject to our terms of service and may be removed. Repeat offenders may lose commenting privileges.

Leave a Comment

Show Buttons
Hide Buttons