March 4, 2014 > Hayward Police Log
Hayward Police Log
Submitted By Sgt. Eric Melendez, Hayward PD
Monday, February 10
An unknown suspect(s) used lighter fluid to set fire to an AT&T junction box in the area of Huntwood Ave and West Tennyson Rd. at 11:30 a.m. This shut down phone service and caused significant damage to the phone box.
Tuesday, February 18
A subject was seen exposing himself to employees in the shopping center at the corner of West Tennyson Rd and Hesperian Rd. at 3:54 a.m. The suspect was identified using the registration of his vehicle. The suspect was reported to have done this several times in the past several days at around the same time each day. On February 19th, Police officers set up a stakeout for the suspect and arrested him when he returned to the scene to commit the crime again.
Thursday, February 20
An Officer observes a vehicle committing a traffic violation in front of him at 2:11 a.m. When the Officer tries to stop the vehicle the driver crashes the vehicle. The vehicle is found to be stolen from another jurisdiction and the driver arrested. Narcotics and a loaded firearm are also recovered from inside the vehicle.
Friday, February 21
Officers respond at 3:43 p.m. to a report of shots fired in the 25000 block of Industrial Blvd. When Officers arrive they locate several spend shell casings but no victims. Witnesses indicate there had been a disturbance between several subjects but all had left prior to police arrival.
Saturday, February 22
Officers respond at 6:18 a.m. to burglary incident in the 28000 block of Hesperian Blvd. Upon arrival they locate a witness with video of the incident. Officers view the video and see footage showing the suspect. Officers begin a search for the suspect in the area and a matching suspect is contacted on the 2200 block of Industrial Pkwy West. A search of a nearby property controlled by the suspect locates some of the stolen merchandise from the victim businesses. The suspect is arrested for burglary.
Sunday, February 23
Officers respond at 10:40 a.m. to a burglary incident to a residence in the 500 block of Cottage Park where property is taken from a garage. Officer had responded to the area for two suspicious suspects on bicycles earlier in the day. Officer canvas the area and locate two bicycles with matching descriptions in front of a nearby residence. They contact the resident and learn of a possible suspect on probation that lives at the address. A search of the location turns up some of the stolen property from the burglary. The suspect has been identified but is not in custody at this time.
A strong arm robbery occurred at the South Bart Station at 3:14 p.m. The victim met the suspect in order to sell some property. During the transaction the suspect battered the victim and took his property. The suspect then got on a BART train and left the scene. The incident is still under investigation.
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