July 2, 2013 > Union City Police Log
Union City Police Log
Submitted By Union City PD
Update on an armed robbery that occurred on Saturday, June 15 at the UC Wireless store, on Alvarado Boulevard. The incident involved two males entering the business and demanding money and electronics from five victims. One of the suspects brandished a semiautomatic firearm at the victims during the incident. The victims ranged in age from 12 to 49 years old. Detective Cordero investigated this case and was able to identify both of the involved suspects. Ronald Mitchell and Rodney Bonds were arrested for their involvement in this incident. The suspects were arrested by members of the Union City Police Department as they exited an apartment in San Leandro.
The Union City Police Department is still investigating a series of indecent exposure cases. The suspect has targeted older and elderly female victims at two specific parks located off of Union City Boulevard (Mariner's Park and Veteran's Park). One of the last reported incidents occurred on Sunday, June 9 at 9:07 a.m.
Saturday, June 22
Union City Police Officers assisted Massachusetts State Police Department in arresting Andy Huynh on a felony arrest warrant. Mr. Huynh was arrested at an address on Maritime Place. Apparently, Mr. Huynh was responsible for making multiple 100 pound shipments of marijuana to the state of Massachusetts. Mr. Huynh is now the item being shipped back to Massachusetts.
Tuesday, June 25
At 1:30 p.m., an 88 year old male was at Arroyo Park when he was approached by two suspects. The suspects demanded the victim's gold jewelry and threatened the elderly male with a knife. The victim suffered a laceration on his hand as he attempted to take the knife away from one of the suspects. The suspects fled the area on foot after taking jewelry from the victim. The suspects were described as two black males, about 20 years old.
Anyone with information about these or past incidents should call the Investigations Division at 510-675-5220.