April 24, 2012 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
At 12:12 p.m., Officer Heckman investigated a residential ransack burglary in the 6700 block of Cedar Boulevard. Entry was made through window between the hours of 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
CSO Verandes recovered a stolen vehicle at 12:19 p.m. near 36765 Olive Street. It was originally stolen on April 12.
Officer Knutson investigated a stolen vehicle report at 1:49 p.m. from the parking lot of 7400 Mowry Avenue (Pick N Pull). The vehicle is a 1990 Light Blue Honda Accord 4D, CA license 5LEM968. This vehicle was later located in Hayward by Alameda County Sheriff deputies. The vehicle was occupied by John Estrada of Santa Nella.
Officer Johnson investigated a stolen vehicle at 3:57 p.m. from the parking lot of 37376 Locust St. The vehicle is a 1993 White Mazda 626 4D with a black hood and black trunk lid.
2240 hours Officers responded to the 8200 block of Juniper regarding a residential burglary. Entry was made through an open bathroom window, the suspect opened the rear sliding door allowing additional suspects to enter the residence. The burglary occurred between 5 PM and 10:30 PM hours.
0255 hours NPD received notification that one of our stolen vehicles taken during day shift had been located. Alameda County Sheriff Deputies located it in Hayward, occupied by John Estrada, DOB 03/15/84 (Santa Nella).
Officers were detailed to the 36700 block of Birch Street on a report of a possible home invasion robbery at 7:13 a.m. Two suspects armed with a black revolver confronted a female as she waited in her car for her friend. One of the suspects got into the passenger seat and took the female's wallet and cell phone. The female's friend came out of the residence. The two suspects then walked the two females into the house and had them lay on the floor. The suspects then fled.
Suspect #1- Black Male Adult, approximately 20-30 years old, 6-00 tall, thin build wearing a black hoody and black jeans
Suspect #2- Black Male Adult unknown description
Officer Horst was detailed to Victoria's Secret at 11:57 a.m. on a report of a Black female adult who stole a drawer worth of bras. Mall security kept a visual on the suspect and Officer Horst contacted Lateka Hamton of Albany who fwas eventually arrested for commercial burglary; the property was recovered. She was transported to Santa Rita Jail
1416 Hours- Officer Revay stopped James Feiso (04/29/63) (Union City) at Jack in the Box. Officer Revay arrested Feiso for 23152 VC and 11550 H&S and transported him to NPD. At NPD, Officer Revay and Detective Baswell performed a strip search of Feiso and during the strip search; Feiso concealed a plastic baggie containing suspected methamphetamine in his rectum. He was booked at Santa Rita Jail.
Officer Warren conducted a traffic stop at 8:30 p.m. and contacted parolee Eric Castrejon of Newark. Officer Warren, with the assistance of a narcotics sniff by police canine "Eliot" located hashish in the vehicle. During the search, prescription medication (not in Castrejon's name) was located along with a possible stolen X box and two other people's identifications. Castrejon was arrested.
Officer Norvell accepted the Citizen's Arrest of Richelle Covey of Union City and Nikkirose Tragora of Union City from Macy's at 10:24 p.m. Both were arrested for shoplifting. Both were booked at Fremont Jail.
NPD officers were dispatched to a residence on the 4900 block of Stafford Place at 9:02 a.m. to check on the welfare of a resident. The reporting party advised that her father was expected at her residence in Portola Valley but never showed up. Upon arrival Officer Neithercutt could see Martin Mott, a transient, who is restrained from the residence by a valid court order, through the kitchen window. Mott then fled to the rear yard area of the residence. He was taken into custody after being located hiding under a vehicle, arrested and transported to Santa Rita Jail.
Officer Revay arrested Arurdha Fnu of Fremont at 4:11 p.m. for petty theft at Macy's. He was cited.
Any person with any information concerning these incidents can contact the non-emergency line at 510-578-4237. Information can also be left anonymously on the "silent witness" hotline at 510-578-4000, extension 500.
At 6:43 a.m., officers investigated a reported domestic violence, in which the female victim had fled to the police station for her safety. The victim was transported to Washington Hospital for complaint of pain regarding the assault. Officer Neithercutt investigated and arrested Robert Lira of Newark, for domestic violence. An Emergency Protective Order was granted and Lira was booked into Fremont Jail.
Officers were dispatched to a report of an injury collision near the intersection of Newark Boulevard and Ruschin Drive at 11:34 a.m. While enroute, responding officers learned that one of the parties had fled in a white Mitsubishi sedan and were heading eastbound Ruschin Drive from the collision scene. NPD officers later located the Mitsubishi vehicle on Casey Court. Investigating officers learned that the white Mitsubishi had rear-ended another vehicle while the vehicle was yielding to a pedestrian in a marked crosswalk. The rear-ended vehicle was pushed forward into a third vehicle, causing minor injuries to both occupants. Officer Fredstrom investigated the collision and arrested Adrian Vitug for hit and run. He was issued a citation.
Officers were dispatched to 4808 Humber Place at 12:19 p.m. for a reported domestic violence. Upon arrival, the suspect, Rodolfo Campos of Newark, had already fled the scene. During his investigation, Officer Ramos learned that Campos had caused significant injuries to the victim on at least three separate occasions, including giving her a concussion and burning her with a curling iron. Campos was eventually captured as he returned to the scene about an hour later. Emergency Protective Order was served and Campos was arrested for domestic violence. Campos was taken to a local hospital for treatment, prior to being booked at Santa Rita Jail.