November 27, 2012 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Newark PD
At 3:15 p.m., Officers were dispatched to Macy's at Newpark Mall in regard to a shoplifter in-custody. The shoplifter was determined to have stolen approximately $478.43 worth of merchandise by using a $400 gift card at multiple locations and electronic vending machines inside the store prior to the balance being updated with the card issuer. The suspect, Jeffrey Barnes, was arrested for burglary. In addition, Barnes may also be linked to numerous incidents throughout the Bay Area using a similar M.O.
Officers contacted Daniel Hark of San Francisco at 3:51 p.m. who was panhandling on Mowry Avenue. Hark was arrested for 21 outstanding traffic warrants.
Officers investigated a citizen's arrest/shoplift case at the Newpark Mall JC Penney store at 6:21 p.m. Kisha Hill of Oakland was arrested for burglary.
At 10:29 p.m., Officers investigated a residential ransack burglary on Crystal Springs Drive.
Officers responded to a neighbor reporting a residential burglary in-progress at 3:06 p.m. in the 6800 block of Cedar Boulevard. Officers found the front door open and saw three subjects inside. Arrested for burglary were, David Galvan, Fremont; Oscar Iniguez, Fremont; and Lena Faitague.
Officers investigated residential burglaries reported on Mandarin Street, Poplar Street, and Papaya Street.
At 7:28 p.m., Officer Ramos investigated a vehicle burglary that occurred in the BJ's Restaurant parking lot.
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) 578-4965.