September 2, 2014 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Cmdr. Michael Carroll, Newark PD
Friday, August 22
At 11:16 a.m., officers responded to a disturbance at NewPark Mall. Lisa Woods of Hayward was arrested for battery and trespassing. Woods was booked at Santa Rita Jail.
Saturday, August 23
At 10:44 a.m., Officer Simon handled a vehicle burglary on Joaquin Murieta Ave. The loss was a Caltrans Fast Track.
At 12:28 p.m., Officer Nobbe handled a vehicle burglary on Joaquin Murieta Ave. The loss was an iPad Mini.
At 10:09 p.m., officers responded to the parking lot of Mountain Mikes on a report of a stabbing, arriving officers located the victim with multiple stab wounds. The victim was transported to a local trauma center. Responding officers learned that the suspect and victim knew each other and the incident started as an argument inside a vehicle. The vehicle they were traveling in pulled off the roadway into the parking lot between Mountain Mikes Pizza and Home Depot where a physical altercation ensued. During this altercation Joel Antoine of East Palo Alto, stabbed the victim. Antoine fled the scene in a vehicle. A description of the vehicle and suspect was broadcast. Officer Rodgers picked up the vehicle at Hwy 84/Willow Rd in Menlo Park. Jones was taken into custody a short distance away in East Palo Alto without incident.
The suspect and victim had been together most of the evening drinking and using drugs. The argument was the result of the suspect disrespecting the victimÕs sister. The victim is in satisfactory condition in a local hospital. Jones was booked into Santa Rita Jail for assault with a deadly weapon.
Sunday, August 24
At 7:11 p.m., officers responded to the Home Depot/Big Lots parking lot to a report of two males fighting, one being armed with pepper spray. Rafiq Jones of San Francisco, was subsequently arrested for brandishing a box cutter, unlawful possession of pepper spray and illegal use of pepper spray. Jones was booked at Santa Rita Jail.
At 8:54 p.m., an officer arrested Scott Ryall of Newark, for domestic battery and death threats. Ryall was booked at Santa Rita Jail.