January 11, 2011 > Fremont Fire and Crime news
Fremont Fire and Crime news
Submitted By Detective Bill Veteran, Fremont PD
Tuesday, January 4
Police arrested a man for smashing windows of a business located at 37120 Maple Street. He was screaming that everyone was dead or going to die, stuck several knives into a wall, and verbally threatened the landlord. The male was coaxed into custody by Officers Valdes, Singh, and Foster, and placed on a Psychiatric Detention hold.
Fremont Fire responded to a structure fire at a small apartment complex on Logan Street at Mattos. A neighbor noticed smoke, went in and rescued a 62-year-old male. Firefighters arrived and rescued an 81-year-old female suffering from severe burns and smoke inhalation. The fire destroyed a ground-level apartment and the one above it.
Wednesday, January 5
Police detained a man at the Niles 7-Eleven store for threatening to kill another man with a knife. Officer Loughery located and detained the suspect at gun-point and coordinated oncoming units to assist with the apprehension. The subject was detained for psychiatric evaluation.
Two suspects allegedly assaulted a man with a small club. While one of the suspects, identified as Ronald Cosio, has been arrested, police are still looking for a second suspect. Officer C. Tang is investigating the case.