February 10, 2012 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Cmdr. Robert Douglas, Newark PD
At 12:14 p.m., officers responded to the area of Cherry and Auburn for a report of a male subject, who was seen entering an open garage door. Officers located and arrested Oscar Cortez, age 42 (Transient) for public intoxication.
Officers accepted a citizen's arrest of Giorgi Shampriani, age 23 (San Francisco) for petty theft from Macys. Shampriani was cited and released at the scene.
Officers responded to a fight in progress in the parking lot of Home Town Buffet at 9:37 p.m. Jairo Saucedo, age 30 of San Jose and Erick Thomas, age 21 of Hayward were arrested. Both subjects were booked at Fremont Jail.
Officers responded to a disturbance on Spruce Street at 3:40 a.m. While investigating the incident, Douglas Hawkins, age 19 of Newark was arrested for resisting/delaying officers in the performance of their duties and transported to Santa Rita jail.
Any person with any information concerning these incidents can contact the non-emergency line at 510-578-4237. Information can also be left anonymously on the "silent witness" hotline at 510-578-4000, extension 500.
A home burglary in the mid-block of Jonathan Drive was reported at 2:03 a.m. The homeowner called the police to report a suspect had just climbed into his residence through an open bathroom window. The suspect jumped back outside through the same window and fled on foot. Officer located the suspect running down the street about a block away from the scene. Kiniyate Carter, age 22, of Newark was arrested for burglary and booked at Fremont jail.
At 12:03 p.m., Newark Police learned of a wanted subject inside the Mi Pueblo Supermarket on Newark Boulevard. Arrested without incident was Abel Ruiz, age 18 of East Palo Alto. East Palo Alto PD responded and took custody of Ruiz.
Officers accepted a citizen's arrest of Wai Tong of San Jose for Petty Theft from Macy's at 3:11 p.m. He was cited and released at the scene.
At 8:40 p.m., NPD Officers investigated a residential burglary at 37000 block of Spruce Street. Loss was jewelry and an IPod.