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March 14, 2017 > Fremont Police Log

Fremont Police Log

Submitted By Geneva Bosques, Fremont PD

Thursday, Feb 16
During a probation search at a home in the 417000 block of Higgins Way, Officer Watts and Field Training Officer Ehling arrested a 43-year-old man on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance. Also arrested was a 42-year-old man for warrants and suspicion of possessing a controlled substance for sale and receiving stolen property from a recent auto burglary. A 26-year-old woman also was arrested on similar charges.

Tuesday, Feb 28
A 911 caller reported 10 to 15 men fighting with baseball bats in the area of Deep Creek Road and Shylock Drive. As officers were on the way, the caller reported a woman and a man were fighting and other people trying to separate them. Officers arriving on the scene talked with several people involved. After investigation, it was determined there were no bats involved and the suspect had left the area. However, a 27-year-old man was arrested for an assault with a deadly weapon warrant. Another 27-year-old man was also arrested on a warrant and for possession of a controlled substance. Both were taken to the Fremont jail.

At 9:55 p.m. police dispatchers received a 911 call from a man who sounded like he was in distress. Responding officers found the man near Alder Avenue and Bosworth Court and saw that he was injured and bleeding. The man said he was assaulted after another man approached him for money. The victim was taken to a trauma center with major injuries. The suspect was described as a short Hispanic man adult, in his 30s or 40s, and wearing a gray shirt. He was armed with a handgun. Officer Tucker and Field Training Officer Harvey investigated the incident and it has been forwarded to the Crimes Against Persons Unit for follow-up. The victim remains hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.

Wednesday, March 1
Officer Blanchet investigated an armed robbery that at a pharmacy in the 37300 block of Fremont Boulevard. The suspect was described as a short Asian adult male with a surgical mask, glasses, and a handgun.

Officers were dispatched to a robbery alarm at US Bank on Fremont Boulevard. Employees inside verified a robbery had just occurred and the suspect fled on foot. Officer Carter and Officer Butcher located a suspect matching the description near the nearby Food Maxx store detained him. A 44 year old man from Berkeley was detained and positively identified by the victim. The man had stolen property with him and had dumped a knife in a nearby liquor store before he was detained. He was arrested on suspicion of robbery.

Thursday, March 2
Officer De Stefano was driving by Washington Township Hospital when he was flagged down by a citizen. The citizen reported that an auto burglary had just occurred and pointed out the suspect as he was walking away from the car. Officer De Stefano stopped the 44-year-old suspect and found that he was wearing the victimÕs stolen necklace around his neck. The man was arrested on suspicion of auto burglary.

Friday, March 3
Officer Paiva was dispatched to a business in the 40600 block of Fremont Boulevard on the report of a drunken man found inside the business after closing. Approximately two hours after closing, the male was found passed out in the seat of a ÔFast and FuriousÕ video arcade game kiosk. When a female employee tried to awaken him, he grabbed her in an inappropriate way. The 21-year-old Berkeley man was arrested on suspicion of sexual battery, public intoxication and a probation violation.

Monday, March 6
At 1:07 p.m. security at Walgreens called to report an ongoing issue with a transient woman who was refusing to leave and was yelling and cursing. Officers arrived and spoke with the 41-year-old suspect. She was arrested on a warrant for probation violation for vandalism and trespassing.

Tuesday, March 7
The midnight patrol team responded to three street robberies all within a 13 minute time period. The robberies all appeared to have been committed by the same suspects. The first robbery was reported at 10:19 p.m. in the area of Mattos and Logan Drives. The victim was robbed while she was walking northbound on Logan on the west side of the road approaching Mattos. Two males jumped out of a vehicle and demanded her laptop and cell phone at gunpoint.

The second robbery call was received at 10:28 p.m. on the 39500 block of Wainwright Common. The second victim was parked in his vehicle in a parking lot when a suspect knocked on his window and robbed him at gunpoint of his iPhone.

The third robbery was reported at 10:32 p.m., on Everglades Park Drive. The third victim was robbed of her purse in her driveway. Patrol units made numerous car stops and on vehicles matching the suspect vehicle description, but did not locate the suspects. Police described the first suspect as black man in his 20s, about 6-feet-tall, unshaven, wearing a black beanie, black hooded sweatshirt and armed with a handgun. The second suspect was described as a black man in his 20Õs, about 5-feet-10-inches tall with a thin build and wearing a white hooded sweatshirt and mesh workout style pants with orange coloring. Police said there were two other suspects involved, but they had no description. The suspect vehicle was described as a black or blue 2012 to 2015 BMW 4-door sedan with a license plate number possibly starting with a Ò6.Ó

Wednesday, March 8
Officers were dispatched to a robbery near Paseo Padre Parkway and Vista Del Mar. The victim reported she was hit and robbed of her phone by another woman whom the victim said was still in the area. Officers located the 48-year-old suspect and found the victim's phone in her possession. She was arrested on suspicion of robbery.

At 2:14 a.m., a man calls to report that he and a friend were robbed at gunpoint in a parking lot located in the 5100 block of Mowry Avenue. The victims were sitting in their car when three suspects approached their vehicle and robbed them of their wallets, cell phones and keys. The victim told police they believed up to 8 people were involved in the incident. The suspects were last seen driving away toward Farwell Drive in two or three vehicles. One vehicle was described as a BMW sedan that was black in color. The vehicle is very similar to the description of the suspect vehicle from the string of robberies the night prior. A second involved vehicle was described as a 4-door silver sedan, possibly a Honda Accord.

The first suspect was described as a black man in his mid-20s, standing five-feet-nine to five-feet-10-inches tall and weighing 260 pounds with a stocky build and short curly hair and no noticeable facial hair. He was wearing a black and red hooded sweatshirt, blue pants, and unknown style shoes. He was armed with a handgun. The second suspect was described as a black male between 18-years-old and his mid-20s and weighing between 190 to 210 pounds with a scrawny build and curly hair, some facial hair and wearing small black metal frame eyeglasses. He was wearing a long-sleeved black or blue shirt. The third suspect was described as a black man in his mid-20s with short black hair and unknown facial features. He was wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt.

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