March 25, 2014 > Hayward Police Log
Hayward Police Log
Submitted By Sgt Eric Melendez, Hayward PD
Tuesday, March 11
A robbery occurred at the Starbucks at Mission Blvd and A St. at 11:30 p.m. The victim picked up a stranger in Union City and drove them to the Downtown Hayward BART Station. When they arrived the suspect battered the victim and attempted to take the victimÕs laptop computer. The suspect fled without taking property. The incident is still under investigation.
Thursday, March 13
Police dispatch received a call at 3:39 a.m. regarding a broken water main and sinkhole in the area of Freitas Dr and Raymond Drive. Officer arrived to find the roadway flooding. The City Water department was called out and shut off the water to the area. Areas of the sidewalk and roadway started to collapse.
An attempted burglary occurred on Janice Ave. at 9:26 a.m. A neighbor called the police when they saw two suspicious males knocking on their neighborÕs door and then go into the backyard. Officers responded to the location and chased the suspects as they fled over fences. The suspects were caught and detained on Fairway St near Mission Blvd. The suspects were identified by witnesses and arrested. The homeowner returned and discovered the kitchen window screen had been removed and a hole punched through the window.
A stabbing occurred at a residence in the 600 block of Harris Road at 7:03 p.m. Two family members got into an altercation which led to one person spitting on the other leading the other family member to stab the other in the leg. The victim was transported to a local hospital and the other family member was arrest by the police.
Friday, March 14
A robbery occurred to a business on the 26000 block of Mission Blvd. at 8:23 p.m. Several subjects who were shoplifting were stopped by loss prevention agents while leaving the store. One suspect threatened the agents with a knife and was able to flee the scene prior to police arrival.
An armed suspect with handgun robbed a victim at the intersection of Jackson St and Silva Ave. at 9 p.m. The suspect took the victimÕs property and then battered him prior to fleeing in the direction of the rail road tracks.
Sunday, March 16
While patrolling the area of Thunderbird Place an officer observes a suspect cutting through a cyclone fence with bolt cutters at 10:47 a.m. The subject is detained and arrested. The suspect later admits to trying to enter the work yard of the business to try and steal metal for recycling.
A strong arm robbery occurred to a business on the 19000 block of Hesperian Blvd. at 2:58 p.m. Several suspects attempted to steal merchandise and were stopped by loss prevention agents and uniformed security personnel. One suspect punches an employee in the face while another escapes in a vehicle. The suspect flees on foot to an apartment complex which is surrounded. The suspect surrenders and is arrested.
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