May 7, 2013 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Newark PD
At 6:52 p.m., Officer Sandoval investigated a cold residential burglary in the 5900 block of Mayhews Landing Rd, that had occurred between 8 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. At 10:30 a.m., a suspicious person was seen (and not reported) by a neighbor. The subject was described as an Asian male, 25-30 years, 5'10 and thin. He had been seen pulling into the victim's driveway in a newer model light blue Toyota. The suspect was later seen exiting the front door of the residence with a computer bag. Entry was through a small bathroom window in the rear yard. Loss was a laptop and cash.
Officers responded to Newpark Mall at 2:54 p.m. to Joppa Clothing for two females in custody for theft. One of the females, Danesha Powell of Oakland, was arrested for petty theft. The other female, Latasha Sayon of Oakland, was arrested for providing a false name, possession of burglary tools and burglary.
After numerous calls to NPD regarding a possible DUI driver during the day, Officer Rodgers located the described vehicle at 7:50 p.m. and arrested the driver Juan Jesus Montano of Newark for DUI, being under the influence of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a controlled substance for sales, domestic violence, and child endangerment. The Passenger, Raymond Lara Munoz of Newark was arrested for being under the influence of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a controlled substance for sales. Both were booked at Santa Rita Jail.
At 8:32 p.m., Officer Slater responded to a suspicious person call at Togo's south and arrested Telleisse Money Christwell of Richmond for theft warrants. She was booked at Fremont 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.