April 8, 2014 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Cmdr. Michael Carroll, Newark PD
Monday, March 24
Officer Geser is investigating a theft where the victim fell to an IRS scam and paid the suspect over $3,400. Please refer to the Green Dot Card scam Nixle community message we sent out last week regarding this scam.
Tuesday, March 25
Officer Warren investigated an auto burglary that had just occurred at Central Food and Liquor at 12:11 p.m. Entry was via window smash and loss was a purse.
Suspect # 1- White Male Adult wearing a dark colored baseball cap, dark colored clothing and was riding a BMX style bike.
Suspect # 2- White Female Adult with blonde hair and wearing a pink shirt. She was also on a bicycle.
Officer Warren responded to MacyÕs Department Store at 5:10 p.m. for a reported shoplifter in-custody. Eleaka Gutierrez of East Palo Alto was cited/released for petty theft.
Officer Norvell investigated an auto burglary at 3000 Newpark Mall, McDonaldÕs at 7 p.m. Entry was gained by smashing a window; loss was clothing items. Time was between 6:00 p.m. and 6:55 p.m.
Wednesday, March 26
At 6:10 a.m., CSO Verandes investigated an auto burglary at a residence in the 36600 block of Charles St. Entry was forced through the back door and the loss was tools.
At 2:11 p.m. Officer Jackman investigated robbery of a necklace (22K gold chain) taken from the victimÕs neck by force at Safeway. The suspect was described as a black male adult, short, black heavy jacket. Suspect was picked up in a black compact vehicle and last seen headed towards SR84.
Officer Sandoval responded to Bunker Elementary School at 7:44 p.m. for a subject who and set up a tent on school grounds. Wyndalle Jones, DOB 03/06/79 (Pittsburg) was arrested for 627.7 PC Ð trespassing on school grounds and 11364.1 H&S Ð possession of drug paraphernalia. Jones was booked at the Fremont Jail.
Thursday, March 27
Officer Cerini responded to Macys at 2:09 p.m. and arrested Naveen Feroz for petty theft.
Officer Warren was in the area of Thornton Avenue/Ruschin Drive at 7:43 p.m. when he noticed Darryl Bernard (10/09/1988) of Newark. Bernard had an active Felony Warrant for his arrest and has eluded officers the previous couple of days. Upon seeing Officer Warren, Bernard fled and a foot pursuit ensued. Officer Warren introduced the word Taser while in the foot pursuit which prompted Bernard to stop and submit to arrest without incident. Bernard was booked at Fremont Jail for his warrant and resisting arrest.
At 11:14 p.m., Officer Coffey investigated a residential burglary in the 6400 block of Buena Vista Drive. The burglary occurred between 2045-2314 Hours. Entry was gained via window smash and the loss was jewelry.
Officers were dispatched to the EdmondÕs residence in the 6200 block of Mayhews Landing Road at 12:34 a.m. for a disturbance. The caller stated William Edmond (12/10/1971) was Ògoing crazyÓ. A platoon of five (5) officers responded due to prior incidents with William. Upon arrival, William walked out of the front door while continuing to yell at the original caller and was caught off guard by our presence. William was arrested without incident and transported to Santa Rita where he was booked for violation of a court order.
Friday, March 28
At 8:10 a.m., Officer Fredstrom investigated an auto burglary that occurred at approximately 6 a.m. this morning at a residence in the 6200 block of Potrero Drive. The victim had his vehicle parked in a detached garage with the garage door open, and found that it had been burglarized when he walked out to his vehicle. The loss is a HP computer, GPS device, $30 in cash and a computer bag.
NPD Officers responded at 1:36 p.m. to the area of Cherry Street and Montcalm Avenue on a report of a collision involving a vehicle that drove into a house. Officers arrived on scene and learned that one of the vehicles failed to yield to approaching traffic at an uncontrolled intersection and collided with another vehicle, causing the vehicle to drive off the roadway and into the front lawn of a nearby residence. Ana Hernandez-Hernandez of Newark was found to be operating a motor vehicle without a California license and was issued a citation at the scene. Both parties complained of minor pain as a result of the collision.
Officer Johnson arrested Richard Schrieber (Transient of San Jose) at 12:41 p.m. after Schrieber challenged Officer Johnson to fight. He was arrested and booked at Santa Rita Jail.
At 12:34 p.m., Officer Taylor investigated multiple storage shed burglaries at 37444 Cedar Blvd. (Public Storage).
Saturday, March 29
Officer Simon investigated a domestic violence incident at a residence on Cherry St. at 8:14 p.m. Jorge Serrano of Newark was arrested and booked at FPD Jail for felony domestic violence.
Private security guards at Mehran Restaurant called at 11:28 p.m. to report they were actively fighting with two subjects. One of the security guards had to deploy pepper spray to stop the fight. When NPD arrived at the scene, one of the combatants took off running leading to a short foot pursuit. After a brief struggle, the subject was taken into custody without further incident. Manjot Dhillon of Union City was placed under citizenÕs arrest for battery by the security guard he fought with. Gurpreet Singh of Fremont was placed under citizenÕs arrest by the other security guard for the fight he had with him. Both subjects were arrested also arrested for on-view charges of resisting arrest. Singh was booked at FPD Jail and Dhillon was later booked at Santa Rita Jail after being medically cleared at Washington Hospital. Special thanks go out to FPD for their quick response and assistance with clearing the crowd out of the parking lot at the scene.
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 Òsilent witnessÓ hotline at 510-578-4000, extension 500.