May 8, 2012 > Union City Police Log
Union City Police Log
Submitted By Union City PD
Officers responded to the Krispy Kreme Doughnut shop located in the Union Landing Shopping Center to investigate a person brandishing a firearm. Arriving officers detained the suspect in the area, but were unable to locate the weapon. All four victims identified the suspect and placed him under citizen's arrest for brandishing a weapon and making criminal threats.
An officer on routine patrol in the area of Almaden Boulevard and Claremont Drive observed a vehicle code violation and conducted an enforcement stop. During the contact, the officer determined the driver had an arrest warrant for homicide and arrested him without incident.
Officers were sent to investigate a petty theft at Wal*Mart. The officer met with the loss prevention officer and the suspect. While searching the suspect, the officer determined she was in possession of heroin and arrested her.
Officers responded to the Crowne Plaza Hotel parking lot located at 32083 Alvarado Niles Road to investigate a robbery. The victim advised officers that she was taking a nap in her vehicle when a Hispanic male adult, about 25 years old, tapped on her window and identified himself as hotel security. The suspect advised the victim to exit the car. The suspect took the victim's purse as she exited the car and he fled on foot. The suspect was not associated with the hotel.