March 6, 2018 > Fremont Police Log
Fremont Police Log
Submitted By Geneva Bosques, Fremont PD
Saturday, February 24
? At 8:45 a.m. police responded to a call about an armed robbery and sexual assault at the Party City store in the Fremont Hub shopping center on Fremont Boulevard at Mowry Avenue. Shortly before the business was scheduled to open, a suspect armed with a hand gun reportedly entered the store through an unlocked door and then robbed two adult female employees of cash from the store registers and then sexually assaulted them at gunpoint. The suspect fled out the front doors in an unknown direction.
Detectives came to the scene while officers canvassed the area for witnesses and surveillance video. Detectives determined that the suspect had been loitering at the shopping center since at least 4 a.m. Meanwhile, a Crime Scene Investigator obtained a fingerprint left behind by the suspect, later identified as a person of interest by a forensic specialist as Terrell Edward Gomer, 33 Through a photo lineup the suspect was positively identified, and a warrant was issued for Gomer.
Later, at about 2:45 a.m. Sunday, February 25, police responded to a call about a man loitering inside a convenience store at a gas station on the 40500 block of Grimmer Boulevard. Responding officers found the man and positively identified him as Terrell Edward Gomer. At 3:01 a.m. Gomer was taken into custody on taken to the police station for questioning and later booked into Santa Rita Jail on various charges including exhibiting a firearm, robbery, burglary, sexual assault and kidnapping.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Fremont Police Department?s Investigative Unit at (510) 790-6900 or send an email to Det. Holguin at Aholquin@fremont.gov. Anonymous tips can be online to https://local.nixle.com/tip/alert/6216337.