June 12, 2012 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Newark PD
At 7:26 a.m., officers investigated a window smash auto burglary at 5464 Saint Mark Avenue. The loss was a stereo and it happened overnight.
Officers took custody of a citizen's arrest by NewPark Mall security of Patrick Jovellanos of Newark at 12:55 p.m. Jovellanos was asked to leave by Newpark Mall security personnel after causing a disturbance and then assaulted NewPark Security personnel by attempting to punch one of the security guards. He was transported to Fremont Jail and booked for Battery.
Officers investigated the theft of a rear license plate at 3:28 p.m. from a residence on the 37000 block of Magnolia Street. The plate is CA #6MXS105.
Officers conducted a bicycle/pedestrian stop at 12:23 a.m. on Newark Boulevard at Cedar Boulevard and arrested Mark Romero of Newark for being under the influence of drugs. While being booked at Fremont Jail, Mr. Romero was being walked into the processing area when a pink sock fell out of his pants leg. The sock was checked and found to contain two glass pipes and a small amount of methamphetamine. Romero obtained the additional charges of possession of drugs / possession of methamphetamine smoking pipe and bringing drugs into a jail.
0105 Hours: Officers conducted a pedestrian stop on Newark Blvd at Brittany Avenue and contacted Ramil Dequinia DOB: 03-14-81 (Newark) and arrested him for 11550(a) H&S-under the influence of drugs, 11377(a) H&S Possession of drugs and 11364.1 H&S- possession of methamphetamine pipe. He was booked into custody at Santa Rita Jail.
At 4:18 p.m., officers investigated a residential burglary on the 6200 block of Brittany Avenue. A neighbor called reported seeing two doors in the open position. The loss at this time is a TV and a computer.
Bicycle Patrol Officers were conducting a security check in the area of Sunset Avenue and Ash Street at 4:20 p.m. when they came across two females coming from the yard in the 36700 block of Ash Street carrying a box of miscellaneous property. One of the females provided a false name then fled on foot from officers, but was quickly apprehended. Through diligent investigation, Officers determined both females had just burglarized the residence. Deanna Byars of Newark was arrested for burglary, possession of stolen property, providing a false name and resisting arrest. Shanna Morgan of Newark was arrested for burglary and possession of stolen property. Byars was booked at Santa Rita Jail and Morgan was booked at Fremont City Jail.
Officers responded to JC Penny's at 4:30 p.m. and accepted their citizen's arrest of an adult female identified as Angelica Miguel of Newark. She was booked at Fremont City Jail for burglary.
Officers were dispatched at 7:33 p.m. to Ann's Chinese Food located at 35204 Newark Boulevard to investigate a vandalism that just occurred. Officers learned that an unhappy customer was having an argument with his significant other and decided to shatter a window as they were leaving. Officers are following up on leads.
Officers were dispatched at 11:26 p.m. to the area of Clark Avenue west of Cherry Street to investigate a citizen's report of two Hispanic males arguing in an apartment complex. The caller also reported that one of the males was possibly in possession of a handgun. Officers responded and arrived on scene in less than a minute. Officers contacted two males matching the description provided by the caller in the parking area of 6564 Clark Avenue and arrested Giovanny Zavala of Newark for possession of a loaded concealed firearm. He was booked at Fremont City Jail.
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.