October 25, 2011 > Union City Police Log
Union City Police Log
A commercial burglary occurred at the Cigarettes Cheaper business located in the 31800 block of Alvarado Niles Road. An unknown suspect was able to unbolt access panels on the roof and lower himself down into the business. The loss is unknown at this time.
A homeowner on Flint Street returned to her residence and found a burglar inside. Armed with a hammer, she chased the burglar down the street. The victim then returned to her residence and called police. A patrol officer located the fleeing vehicle as it entered the freeway southbound on highway 880. A high speed pursuit began but was terminated when the driver began driving recklessly in excess of 100 mph, endangering the public by driving on the shoulder of the roadway. The investigations section is following up on the case to attempt to identify and arrest the suspect.