April 16, 2013 > Union City Police Log
Union City Police Log
Submitted By Union City PD
At approximately 10:19 p.m., officers responded to an automobile vs. pedestrian collision on Union City Blvd. Arriving officers located an unresponsive male in the roadway. The driver and involved vehicle remained at the scene of the collision. The male pedestrian was transported to a local trauma center with life threatening injuries. Anyone who witnessed this collision is encouraged to contact Traffic Sgt. Dean Sato at 510-675-5222.
Officers were dispatched to Menconi's Bar on Alvarado Blvd. at 11:49 p.m., to investigate a large fight. Responding officers contacted a large group of Hells Angel members at the bar. Most of the patrons did not want to provide information about the incident. The officers did locate an intoxicated and injured subject at the scene. The subject said a group of males had battered him while he was at the bar. The subject did not desire any prosecution.
Residents reported hearing gunshots in the area of Colgate and Sherman Drive at 1:11 a.m. Responding officers located multiple .40 caliber expended shell casings in the street. No victims were located and additional follow up is being conducted on the case. Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to contact the Investigations Unit.
At 4:36 p.m., Officer Quintero and Officer Nguyen were dispatched to investigate four subjects spray painting a sound wall on 11th Street. The subjects took off running as the officers arrived in the area. The slowest member of the group was caught and arrested for the vandalism.
At 8:40 a.m., a 71 year old female was walking on Tulane Street, when a male ran up and pulled her purse away from her. The suspect slapped the 71 year old victim across the face when the victim attempted to hold onto her purse. The suspect was described as a Hispanic male, heavy set, between 20 and 30 years old, with long braided hair. The suspect fled the scene in a small black vehicle. The victim believes the suspect followed her after she used an ATM machine in the area.
At 7:58 p.m., a victim was robbed while using the ATM at Wells Fargo Bank, on Decoto Road. The suspect brandished a firearm at the victim and demanded the victim's cell phone and currency. The suspect then fled the area on foot. Corporal Clubb and Sergeant Housley were conducting an area check when they located a juvenile male matching the suspect's description. The 15 year old male was found in possession of a black BB gun and the victim's wallet. The juvenile was arrested and the victim's property was returned.