December 27, 2016 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Cmdr. Mike Carroll, Newark PD
Thursday, Dec 15
At 6:44 a.m. Officer Khairy investigated the theft of a 1997 Honda Accord on the 6200 block of Joaquin Murieta Avenue. The vehicle was recovered by the CHP in Fresno at approximately 3:55 p.m.
At 2:14 p.m. Officer Simon investigated a residential burglary at the Sycamore Bay Apartments, 37171 Sycamore Street. Miscellaneous items were taken from the garage area.
Friday, Dec 16
At 1:19 a.m. Officer Khairy contacted and arrested a 23-year-old male transient on suspicion of vehicle theft and possession of a stolen vehicle. The man was booked into the Fremont Jail. The registered owner of the vehicle was notified of the recovery.
At 10:05 a.m. Officer Johnson was dispatched to the Double Tree Hotel, 39900 Balentine Drive, after it was learned that a motel room had been paid for with a fraudulent credit card. A 27-year-old Fremont woman was arrested on suspicion of identity theft, possession of a controlled substance and probation violation. The woman was booked into Santa Rita Jail.
Saturday, Dec 17
At 9:34 a.m. While conducting a probation search on the 35500 block of Garrone Place, Officers contacted and arrested three Newark men, ages19, 20 and 25. All three were booked into the Fremont Jail on varying charges including receiving stolen property, felony and misdemeanor warrants, probation violation, possession of a firearm by a convicted person and felony possession of a firearm.
At 3:40 p.m. Officers contacted and arrested a 20-year-old Newark man on the 37000 block of Locust Street on suspicion of being a felon in possession of a loaded firearm, obstructing a police officer and having an outstanding warrant. The man was booked into the Fremont Jail.
At 10:08 p.m.Officer Khairy investigated a vehicle burglary in the NewPark Mall parking lot. The victim told officers he thought he was followed from another shopping center where he had purchased electronic goods and placed them in the trunk of his vehicle. The investigation is ongoing.
Sunday, Dec 18
At 3:40 p.m. Officer Musantry contacted and arrested a 27-year-old Newark woman on the 7200 block of George Avenue on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. The woman was issued a citation and released.
At 10:49 p.m. Officer Slavazza investigated an armed robbery that occurred outside the Pieology restaurant at NewPark Mall. The loss was an iPhone, driver license and an ATM card.
Monday, Dec 19
At 9:23 p.m. Officer Nobbe investigated the theft of money from a pedestrian. The victim had taken $1,200 out of the bank inside the Safeway store at 5877 Jarvis Ave, and purchased a $200 money order. As the victim was walking south on Newark Boulevard, a man walked up to the victim and grabbed the cash and money from the victimÕs hand and fled. The suspect got away with $1000 dollars in cash and the $200 dollar money order.
Tuesday, Dec 20
At 6:56 p.m. Officer Norvell investigated a strong-armed robbery that occurred in the parking lot on the 6300 block of Potrero Drive. The loss was a cell phone and wallet.
Wednesday, Dec 21
At 12:07 a.m. Officer Slater contacted and arrested a 36-year-old Newark man on suspicion of possessing drug paraphernalia. The man was issued a citation and released.
At 10:55 a.m. Officer Taylor investigated the theft of tools from an unlocked work truck at Home Depot, 5401 Thornton Avenue. The loss was miscellaneous power tools.
At 6:19 p.m. officers responded to a report of an assault with a deadly weapon at CVS Pharmacy, 35080 Newark Boulevard. A 57-year-old male transient was arrested by Officer Heimer on suspicion of brandishing a cane at a customer and obstructing or delaying police officers. The man was booked into Santa Rita Jail.