May 21, 2010 > Gunman arrested in Fremont
Gunman arrested in Fremont
By Meenu Gupta
A portion of Fremont Boulevard closed for few hours on Monday, May 17, in search of a suspect who brandished a handgun and then fired at least one round into the air. Fremont Police arrested Lawrence McCall at approximately 12:30 p.m. The incident occurred near the Village Green Apartments on Fremont Boulevard and Bidwell Drive at approximately 9:24 a.m. on Monday.
According to Sgt. Chris Mazzone, Fremont Police Department, no one was injured in the shooting. Officers arrived within moments of receiving notification and saw the suspect running across Fremont Boulevard into the Water Stone Apartments. As officers converged on the area, residents reported that the suspect was in one of the multi-storied buildings. According to Detective Bill Veteran, Fremont Police Department, the suspect was banging on doors in an attempt to gain entry. Fremont SWAT was activated and searched the building. McCall was found in the garbage chute and taken into custody without further incident.