May 7, 2010 > Newark Crime Report
Newark Crime Report
Courtesy City of Newark
Saturday, May 1
At 0945 hours Officer Johnson handled a hit and run traffic collision that occurred overnight on Souza Ave.
At 1410 hours Officer Cervantes handled a citizen's arrest, shoplifting case at the New Park Mall Target store. Two female juveniles were arrested for petty theft.
At 1440 hours after responding to an unwanted guest call at the E-Z-8 Motel, Officer Todd arrested Scott Alexander of Fremont (D.O.B. April 11, 1971) for a misdemeanor warrant.
At 1500 hours Officer Homayoun handled another citizen's arrest, shoplifting case at New Park Mall. Michael Brown of Fremont (D.O.B. April 16, 1965) was arrested for petty theft at the J C Penney store.
At 1748 hours Newark PD units were detailed to Taco Bell on Thornton Ave. on a report of an armed robbery. The suspect entered the restaurant, pointed a gun at the cashier and demanded money. The cashiers ran to the back of the business without giving any money to the suspect. The suspect was last seen running southbound on St. Edwards. NPD units checked the area with negative results.
At 2124 hours Officer Neithercutt arrested Estes Given (D.O.B. April 29, 1989) for shoplifting case at Macy's Store.
At 2317 hours Officer Neithercutt was detailed to the EZ-8 Motel to assist the motel staff with an eviction. Tu Phan (D.O.B. January 18, 1992) was arrested for possession of marijuana.
At 2338 hours Officer Hogan arrested Benedicto Yambao (D.O.B. December 8, 1953) for drunk in public during a dispute on Farnham Drive.
At 0121 hours Officer Jackman arrested Monique English (D.O.B. July 21, 1984) for DUI. English was cited from NPD.
At 0339 hours Officer Jackman arrested Henok Tesfaydhannes (D.O.B. January 2, 1981) for DUI. He was cited from the Station.
Sunday, May 2
At 0900 hours Officer Ramos handled a traffic collision involving another vehicle driving into the Chase Bank building. The driver was uninjured and said they stepped on the wrong pedal.
At 0945 hours during a warrant service at a residence on Cherry St., Officer Ramos arrested Sailosi Taunaholo (D.O.B. February 20, 1980) for a Misdemeanor warrant.
Officers handled 6 separate vandalism cases involving parked vehicles shot multiple times with a gun. All the incidents appeared to have occurred overnight.
Monday, May 3
At 1405 hours Officer Horst stopped Ron Frankfuher, (D.O.B. July 31, 1985) on Thornton. He was arrested for possession of marijuana.
At 0217 hours Officer Mavrakis arrested Bradley Dot (D.O.B. April 23, 1989) for warrants in
front of the old Mervyn's store.