August 6, 2013 > Hayward Police Log
Hayward Police Log
Submitted By Hayward PD
Monday, July 22
Robbery occurred at 338 W. Tennyson Rd. at 9:14 a.m. A sixteen year old suspect forcefully grabbed a cell phone out of the victim's hand. Officers locate the suspect in the area of E. 12th St., and the suspect is arrested after a foot pursuit.
Monday, July 23
Two Molotov cocktail devices were found in the parking lot at 28291 Ruus Rd. at 2:48 p.m. One of the devices ignited and burned, however the second device failed to ignite. No reported damage to property. Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Hayward Police Investigations Bureau at (510) 293-7034.
Monday, July 24
At 8:06 a.m., a robbery occurred at the bus stop located at Santa Clara St. and W. A St. The victim was waiting at the bus stop when the suspect approached her. The suspect asked the victim for bus information, and then grabbed her purse that was strapped to her shoulder. The victim was dragged to the ground as the suspect forced the purse away from her. Suspect then fled in an older, dark green, 4-door vehicle, similar to a Toyota Camry. Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Hayward Police Robbery Unit at (510) 293-7034.
Residential burglary occurred in the 24000 of Papaya Ave. at 10:37 a.m. A teenager was babysitting her younger brother when two suspects forced entry into their home. The teen and child hid in a bedroom and called the police. As officers arrive at the location they see the suspects flee the house. After a foot pursuit, one of the suspects is located and arrested. The second suspect has been positively identified, however he is still outstanding.
Robbery occurred on E St. at Second St. at 11:54 a.m. Three suspects approach the victim on foot. One suspect simulates having a handgun and demands the victim's wallet. When the victim was slow to react, the suspects push the victim to the ground and remove his watch and iPad. All three suspects described as Black male adults in their early 20's. Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Hayward Police Robbery Unit at (510) 293-7034.
Tuesday, July 25
At 7:00 p.m., an officer was driving in the 1400 block of Gomer St. when he saw black smoke billowing out of a residence. The officer entered the home and finds the kitchen filled with smoke. The officer was able to rescue a woman and two small children from the home prior to the fire department responding. The cause of the fire is still under investigation, and anyone with information is encouraged to call the Hayward Police Investigations Unit at (510) 293-7034.
Home invasion robbery occurred on Old Oak Lane at 9:45 p.m. The suspect forced entry into the residence via a bedroom window. The suspect was confronted by a 73 year old resident of the home. The suspect assaults the resident and brandished a gun to her head. The suspect took the victim's purse and left the residence in an unknown direction. Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Hayward Police Robbery Unit at (510) 293-7034.
Wednesday, July 26
Hayward Police Department hosted a joint operation with the FBI for the Innocence Lost Cross Country Initiative, which is a nationwide effort focused on the recovery of Commercially Sexually Exploited Children (CSEC). There were 29 personnel from six agencies that participated in the operation. Five adults were arrested for prostitution, three CSEC juveniles were recovered, two adults were arrested for pimping/pandering and one four year old child was taken into protective custody. The operation was deemed a huge success by all the agencies involved.
Friday, July 28
At 12:09 p.m., a robbery occurred in the parking lot at 19961 Hesperian Blvd. While the victim was seated in her car, the suspect reached inside and grabbed the victim's purse. When the victim tried to keep a hold of her purse, the suspect punched the victim in the face, and then fled on foot with the purse. The suspect is described as a Hispanic female, late 20's, 5'3" tall, with dark shoulder length hair. She was wearing all dark clothing with a zebra print shirt. Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Hayward Police Robbery Unit at (510) 293-7034.
An attempted murder occurred at 21787 Hesperian Blvd. at 12:27 p.m. Two loss prevention officers stop the suspect outside the store and try to detain him for shoplifting. During a struggle with the loss prevention officers the suspect pulled out a handgun and shoots one of the loss prevention officers in the shoulder. The suspect pistol whipped the second loss prevention officer and fled the area on foot. The suspect is described as a White or light complexion Hispanic male, 30-40 years old, 6'0", and short grey hair with a small ponytail. Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Hayward Police Homicide/Assault Unit at (510) 293-7034.
A stabbing occurred on Mission Blvd. at Gresel Ave. at 7:35 p.m. The victim was with three friends when he was stabbed in the neck. The victim and his three associates were uncooperative with the investigation. However, an independent witness to the incident reported the suspect was associated with an older green Toyota Camry. Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Hayward Police Department Homicide/Assault Unit at (510) 293-7034.