May 4, 2012 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Newark PD
Officer Rollins recovered an abandoned bicycle in the 35800 block of Burning Tree Dr. described as a "purple trek 22" bike with carbon fiber forks.
Officer Johnson investigated an attempted residential burglary in the 36400 block of Bridgepointe Drive. Five window screens were removed and one window was damaged but the suspect(s) did not actually gain entry.
At 4:51 p.m., Officer Mlyniec responded to 6800 Mowry Ave. (Silliman Center) regarding a subject bathing in the fountain. Brad Knapp of Fremont was ultimately arrested.
Officers responded to the Psychic Center on Thornton Avenue near Cherry Street at 11:18 a.m. for a reported man with a gun call. Upon arrival, Officer Williams advised of a vehicle leaving the business and was heading westbound on Thornton Avenue. Detective Todd and Sergeant Loth conducted a stop on the car. Ultimately, Deeanna Byars of Hayward was arrested for a no cite warrant by Officer Mlyniec. A toy BB gun was located in the middle of the street and was destroyed by passing vehicles. Byars went to Fremont Jail.
Officer Sandoval responded to the Lido Faire Shopping Center at 7:16 p.m. where a tour bus' lower luggage compartments were opened and three backpacks taken.
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.