December 3, 2013 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Newark PD
Monday, November 18
Officer Arroyo arrested Kavya Kognte for Petty Theft at 5:40 p.m. Kavya was stopped for shoplifting by MacyÕs Loss Prevention. MacyÕs retrieved over 16 items of clothing and jewelry from KavyaÕs purse. Kavya was released on a citation.
Tuesday, November 19
Officers responded at 1:58 p.m. to Check N Go located at 35111 Newark Boulevard for an armed robbery that had just occurred.
*Suspect #1- Black Male Adult, 45-50 years old and wearing green colored clothing.
*Suspect #2- Black Female Adult, 45-50 years old was wearing a jacket with khaki pants and possessed a dark colored revolver.
Both suspects fled on foot towards Newark Boulevard. An undisclosed amount of cash was taken. Officer Homayoun investigated.
Wednesday, November 20
Officers responded at 11 a.m. to a theft that had just occurred at Home Depot, 5401 Thornton Ave. The suspects left in a gold colored van. Officer Eriksen located the van and after a short failure to yield, the vehicle stopped on the Mowry Ave. off-ramp of Hwy 880. The suspects had taken saw blades. Officer Katz arrested Otis Watson and Naeem McGhee, both of Oakland, for burglary. Both were booked at Santa Rita Jail.
Thursday, November 21
CSO Parks recovered a stolen vehicle at Sports Field Park at 8:59 a.m. The vehicle, a 2005 Dodge Ram, CA lic.# 53572G1, had been reported stolen out of Newark a couple days prior.
At 3:49 a.m., Officer Khairy investigated a vehicle at 37057 Magnolia Street. The stolen vehicle is a Yellow 2002 Pontiac Trans Am. There are no license plates attached to the vehicle.
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 Òsilent witnessÓ hotline at 510-578-4000, extension 500.