April 10, 2012 > Fremont Police Log
Fremont Police Log
Submitted By Det. William Veteran, Fremont PD
CSO Anders investigated a residential burglary that occurred on the 42900 block of Luzon Drive. The unknown suspect(s) entered the home by forcing open a side patio door.
An attempted residential burglary on Platinum Terrace. Homeowner returned and found both the front and back door forced open. No loss.
A Suspect entered US Bank and displayed a partially hidden handgun tucked inside his waistband. He demanded money and fled on foot with cash in hand. The suspect was described as a white adult male with blonde hair and goatee, wearing a black baseball cap.
Dispatch received reports of a white adult male fighting with a female in the parking lot of the Elephant Bar. Sergeant Gott arrived and determined the suspect assaulted his 15-year-old girlfriend and an elderly female bystander. The suspect turned out to be a 17-year-old intoxicated juvenile. The suspect fled but was apprehended by Officer Hollifield at the Hub Taco Bell.
An adult male victim was confronted by two black adult males on Calaveras near Drake. The suspects held a knife to the victim's neck and took his wallet. Units searched the area but could not locate the suspects. The victim sustained minor scratches but did not require medical aid.
Newark PD requested assistance with an in progress battery on Mowry Avenue because they were tied up on a separate foot pursuit. While reroute, Reserve Officer Anderson viewed a strong-arm robbery in Newark. FPD units responded and set a perimeter. Newark & FPD conducted a K9 search with negative results.
Homicide Investigation: At 10:54 p.m., officers were dispatched to Central Ave near Dusterberry Way to investigate the report of a shooting with a man down. Officers arrived and located the adult male victim unconscious with a gunshot wound to the head. The victim was transported to San Jose Regional but died at the hospital. Patrol conducted an extensive canvass and located witnesses with conflicting information. Detectives responded and are currently working on the case. No suspects have been identified at this time. Sgt. Tegner managed the scene. CSI R. Smith processed the scene.
At 1:46 a.m., Officer Blass was dispatched to Cabrillo Cafe to assist Fremont Fire with traffic control due to an active structure fire. Extensive damage to the restaurant occurred. No signs of foul play were noted.
031 - Officers were dispatched to a traffic collision at Mayten and Warm Springs. Before the officers arrived, four people run from a Mustang that is left at the scene. The former owner stated he sold the vehicle six months ago before moving to Oklahoma. Despite a search for the suspects, none are located.
An officer contacted an adult male for fare evasion at 1:05 p.m., it was discovered that the male had a $3,000 warrant for DUI. The male was cited for the fare evasion and booked into the Santa Rita Jail for the warrant.
Several teenagers came into Taco Bell and made separate purchases of food. All paid with $10 bills and left the store. Later, the manager realized the bills were counterfeit; $60 in bills recovered. Officer Hollifield investigating.
A man reported that his 1993 4-DR Honda Accord was stolen from the east lot today between 4:45 p.m. and 10:00 p.m.
Quiet Easter Sunday