May 14, 2013 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Newark PD
Fremont PD requested an outside assist on Port Sailwood Dr. at 6:21 a.m., where the victim of a vehicle stolen out of Fremont, located the vehicle by using his GPS device attached to the vehicle. Fremont PD responded to enter and recover the vehicle. Officer Katz documented the incident.
At 6 a.m., Officer Katz investigated a stolen vehicle from the 36600 block of Cherry St., where a 1995 Jeep Cherokee, CA license 3LBG093, had been taken overnight. The vehicle was later located in Oakland.
Officer Fredstrom investigated a commercial burglary at 37400 Cedar Blvd., Social Vocational Services at 7:07 a.m. The burglary occurred between 1630 hours on 05/08/13 and 0630 hours this morning. It is unknown how the suspect(s) entered. They took all of the vehicle keys, Nextel radios, a microwave oven, and three Dell desktop computers. Some of the vehicle keys, the microwave oven and the computers were later located near the fence line of the north section of the business complex.
Officer Williams investigated a stolen vehicle at 7:23 a.m. from the 5800 block of Saint Matthew Dr., a green 1978 Oldsmobile Delta 88, CA license 627TUD, was taken sometime after 2000 hours on 05/08/13.
At 7:51 a.m., Officers responded to the Check Center, 5710 Thornton Ave. for an attempted robbery that had just occurred. An employee arrived at the business, and as she was opening a side door, two male subjects, who had been sitting on a block wall, ran toward her and tried to follow her inside. The employee threw her hot coffee onto the subjects and was able to get inside and secure the door.
The suspects are described as: #1 unknown age, Hispanic Male Adult, 6'00" tall. Suspect #2 was described as a Black Male Adult, 6'00" tall. Both suspects were last seen on foot S/B on St. Edwards Dr. Officer Katz is investigating. Both suspects' faces were covered.
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.