September 3, 2013 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Newark PD
Wednesday, August 21
At 7:39 p.m., NPD officers responded to the Aloft Hotel on Gateway to continue an investigation from day shift. The suspects in the theft of a laptop had returned to the hotel. Officers made contact with the suspects at their room. It was discovered that the female suspect had traded the laptop to a male subject in Palo Alto for drugs. The suspect in the theft, Alison Lee of Los Altos was arrested for possession of methamphetamine, possession of cocaine, grand theft and possession of drug paraphernalia by Officer Taylor. Vincent Pellegrini of Burlingame) was arrested for grand theft by Officer Norvell. Palo Alto PD was contacted and it was learned the male subject who received the laptop is a parolee at large. Palo Alto PD is coordinating contacting the parolee. Both Lee and Pellegrini were booked at Santa Rita Jail.
Friday, August 23
At 5:13 a.m., Officer Johnson while conducting a security check at the Aloft Hotel, learned that Shani Harrison of San Francisco who was staying at the hotel had a felony warrant and was on probation with search terms. Officers conducted a probation search of the room resulting in the recovery of a loaded Glock magazine, a small amount of marijuana, and ecstasy. Upon entry to the room, officers observed Deonta Broussard of San Francisco walking away from an open window and heard something outside the window that was potentially thrown out of it. Officer Johnson recovered a loaded Glock model 30 .45 Cal handgun from the pool which had been reported stolen out of Sacramento. Harrison and Broussard were arrested for the gun and ammo possession, the drug charges, and Harrison's felony warrant for identity theft, fraud and burglary. They were both booked at Santa Rita Jail.
Saturday, August 24
At 3:20 a.m., NPD Dispatch received dozens of calls regarding gunshots in the area of Cedar Blvd. and Edgewater Dr. The source of the "loud popping noises" ended up being a blown transformer on Souza Ave. PG&E was notified and responded out to restore power in the area.
Monday, August 26
At 6:44 p.m., Officer Sandoval arrested Kyrie Grayson for Burglary, Vandalism, and False Identification to a Police Officer. Kyrie was caught stealing clothing items from several stores inside the mall. NewPark Mall Security detained Kyrie after the store manager from Joppa caught her stealing a dress. During the investigation Kyrie attempted to avoid prosecution by providing Officer Sandoval with a false name and date of birth (DOB). Only after being finger printed did her true identity become known. Kyrie was later booked at Fremont PD Jail on the above charges and her outstanding burglary warrant out of Hayward PD.
Wednesday, August 28
At 7:38 p.m., Officer Sandoval arrested Thomas Wintercorn for Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Domestic Violence, False Imprisonment, Terrorist Threats and Damaging a telephone line to prevent a person from calling 911. Thomas assaulted his wife with a walking cane after she accused him of cheating on her and calling his parents disrespectful names. The incident started as an argument and quickly turned physical. Thomas struck the victim with his cane and refused to let her leave the residence. Thomas damaged the couple's phone line while the victim called 911 for help. Thomas was taken into custody without incident and booked at Santa Rita Jail. The victim was treated at a local hospital for her injuries.