July 23, 2013 > Hayward Police Log
Hayward Police Log
Submitted By Hayward PD
Monday, July 8
A city truck was damaged from a suspicious fire at 3:53 a.m. The city truck was being driven on Mission Boulevard when a paint can in the bed of the truck unexpectedly exploded. As the driver got out to see what happened a second paint can in the bed of the truck also exploded. The driver received minor injuries and the explosion caused traffic delays on Mission Boulevard. The cause of the explosion is being investigated by Hayward Fire Department.
A Robbery occurred to a fast food restaurant in the area of the 31000 block of Mission Boulevard at 9:55 p.m. The suspect, armed with a handgun, entered the business and forced employees into a back room area. The suspect took cash from the business before fleeing the scene in an unknown direction.
Tuesday, July 9
A single male suspect attempted to rob a business at the corner of Santa Clara St and Jackson St. at 5:27 p.m. The suspect jumped over a counter, pushed a female employee out of his way and grabbed bottles of cough medicine and pills. The suspect was detained by employees of the business until police arrived. Hayward Police Officers took the suspect into custody.
Wednesday, July 10
A takeover robbery occurred to a business in the area of Hopkins St and Industrial Parkway at 5:39 p.m. Three armed suspects entered the business and forced employees to the ground. The suspects took money and property from the employees and then fled in a stolen vehicle. The vehicle was located by Police Officers a short time later. The suspects are still at large.
Thursday, July 11
A suspect stabbed a victim in the Mt Eden Sports Park on West Tennyson Road at 5:42 p.m. The suspect and victim were reportedly arguing over money when the suspect stabbed the victim in the torso area. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment of his injuries.
Friday, July 12
A robbery occurred at 10:38 a.m. to a bank in the area of B St and Main St. The suspect entered the bank and demanded money from employees while simulating he had a weapon. After robbing the bank the suspect fled the area in a burgundy colored vehicle.
Saturday, July 13
Police Officers were called to a motel in the area of A St and South Garden Ave at 12:20 a.m. regarding a robbery. Three suspects forced their way into a motel robbed four victims at gun point. The suspects took the victims' property and then fled on foot prior to police arrival.
A business in the area of Mission Boulevard and Gresel Avenue was robbed by a suspect armed with a weapon at 12:46 p.m. The suspect confronted an employee, forced their way into a cash register and then fled with money. The suspect fled from the business on foot.
Sunday, July 14
Police officers locate a stolen vehicle in the area of Harder Road and Cypress Avenue at 3:25 p.m. When the driver of the stolen vehicle attempts to flee from a marked police cruiser, the stolen vehicle is disabled and the occupants of the vehicle are detained and arrested.