March 8, 2011 > Fremont Crime News
Fremont Crime News
Submitted By Detective Bill Veteran, Fremont PD
Thursday, March 3
Officers Manrique and Officer Grant arrested a man for possessing marijuana and cocaine at the Durham Greens Apartments. The subject was also intoxicated. Occupants of four other vehicles were allegedly smoking marijuana. Following an investigation it was determined that the occupants were not residents of the complex.
Officer Chinn arrested a man for using a false Social Security number and medical card. Washington Hospital called to report the patient for using fake identification. An investigation revealed that the man used the personal information of a deceased person. The subject was taken to Santa Rita Jail.
A non-injury hit and run collision occurred on Fremont Boulevard near Alder Avenue involving two vehicles. According to a witness who followed the suspect vehicle to Fremont Blvd. and Nicolet Ave., the suspect exited his vehicle and removed the damaged bumper. The suspect placed the bumper inside the vehicle and walked to his apartment. Officers located the suspect and arrested him for DUI as well.
Three suspects were arrested for possessing a gun and marijuana. While conducting a traffic stop, Officer Gourley found marijuana in the vehicle. A loaded sawed-off shotgun was also found under a jacket on the back seat. One of the occupants, an 18-year-old man, admitted the shotgun was his. Another 17-year-old man in the car was arrested for an outstanding warrant. The 19-year-old driver was arrested for possessing marijuana.
Officer Foote investigated a burglary of a church in the 800 block of Washington Blvd. Entry was made by smashing a window.