BART to pay $1.5 million to daughter of man shot by transit cop
Oscar Grant was fatally shot by Officer Johannes Mehserle at a BART station in '09
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Officials have agreed to pay $1.5 million to the daughter of a man fatally shot in the back by a transit police officer on New Year's Day 2009 in Oakland, California.
A bystander's cell-phone video of the shooting on a transit platform was widely circulated on the Internet and on news shows.
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