September 5, 2017 > Fremont Police Log
Fremont Police Log
Submitted By Geneva Bosques, Fremont PD
Friday, Aug. 25
At 9:48 a.m. multiple officers responded to the area of Gurdwara Road and Mission Boulevard on the call of a man swinging a metal pipe at another man. A 28-year-old Fremont man was upset with a former co-worker over being owed money. The suspect broke the victimÕs vehicle windshield with a large metal pipe. He was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and possession of drug paraphernalia.
At 1:49 p.m., officers responded to the 200 block of Meadows Court to investigate the report of an in-progress residential burglary. A resident heard someone at the front door, but did not answer. He went upstairs to see who it was and saw the suspects walk around the house and into the backyard. He called 911 when he heard the suspects attempting to enter the house. The resident hid in a closet waiting officers to arrive. Officer Haugh soon arrived at the residence he saw a burgundy SUV parked nearby with a man sitting in the driverÕs seat. Officers Haugh and La Strape detained the man as additional officers made their way to the house. Knowing the resident was still in the house and believing the suspects may still be inside, an emergency response team entered the residence and searched for the suspects. The resident was found unharmed; meanwhile, the suspects had fled. A large search perimeter was established and after about two hours of searching, the suspects were not found. During the search, a backpack containing clothing, gloves and burglary tools was found in the area where the suspects may have fled. The driver was identified as a 21-year-old man from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Detectives responded and arrested the man on suspicion of burglary. A follow-up investigation is under way for the other suspects.
Saturday, Aug. 26
At 2:21 p.m. officers responded to phone calls about a problem at a school. The first caller stated two males with were on school grounds with knives. A second caller reported one of the males with a knife brandished and threatened him. They were last seen walking away while carrying a bottle of alcohol. Officers located a group of males at the intersection of Nelson Street and Logan Drive walking westbound away from the school. A 30-year-old man from Fremont was identified by the victim as the person who brandished the knife at him. The male was in possession of a fixed blade knife in a sheath when he was detained.ÊÊ The man was arrested on suspicion of attempted assault with a deadly weapon, brandishing of a weapon (knife) and drunken driving. The second male was detained and released after being interviewed.
Monday, Aug. 28
At 6:20 p.m. officers were sent to the area of Stevenson Boulevard and Besco Drive to investigate a possible brandishing case with a chainsaw. The reporting party claimed he was riding his bike on the sidewalk on the southbound side of Besco Drive when he got into a verbal altercation with another man. The altercation escalated when the suspect began chasing the bicyclist with a chainsaw in his hand threatening to harm him. The bicyclist rode away. The suspect was described as a Hispanic man in his 30s wearing a white tank top and khaki shorts. The case is being investigated by Officer Taylor.