December 5, 2017 > Union City Police Log
Union City Police Log
Submitted By Lt. Matias Pardo, Union City PD
Monday, Nov. 20
Police investigated the theft of four tires and rims from a vehicle in the 30 Block of Union Square. The items were taken some time between 7:15 and 10:45 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 23
Around 2:30 a.m. Officers Lings and Jimenez were dispatched to the 32200 block of Alvarado-Niles Road on the report of a robbery. A man who appeared to be holding a gun in the sleeve of his sweatshirt demanded money from a cashier, then fled on foot. Then, on Tuesday, Nov. 28, another law enforcement agency arrested a robbery suspect who matched the description of the suspect in the Union City robbery. The 19-year-old Oakland man admitted to the Union City robbery and other robberies.
Saturday, Nov. 25
Officer Jensen was on Whipple Road about 8:30 p.m. when he located a vehicle that had been reported stolen earlier in the week in Union City. The driver, identified by police as Yair Roque, 22, of Union City, was arrested on suspicion of vehicle theft, possessing burglary tools and driving with a suspended license.
Sunday, Nov. 26
Around 5:30 p.m. officers were dispatched to Union Landing on the report of an assault with a deadly weapon. A subject stated that his friend had been stabbed in the parking lot. Ultimately, it was determined that no stabbing had occurred, and the subject was a shoplifting suspect. The shoplifted items were found in a vehicle that was reported stolen out of Oakland. Kenneth Williams, 39, of San Leandro, was arrested on suspicion of vehicle theft, shoplifting, and possessing a controlled substance.