June 5, 2018 > Milpitas Police Log
Milpitas Police Log
Submitted By Lt. Raj Maharaj
Tuesday, May 22
At about 1 p.m. officers saw a Toyota Corolla, reported stolen out of Union City, being driven away from a hotel on Dempsey Road. A vehicle stop was made in a parking lot at 57 South Park Victoria Drive. The two occupants, identified by police as Kenneth Dale Stepp, 27, of Union City, and Celina Marie Hernandez-Verdugo, 29, of San Jose were arrested. Stepp was booked into Santa Clara County Jail on suspicion of auto theft, possession of a stolen vehicle and possession of burglary tools. Hernandez-Verdugo was booked into Santa Clara County Jail on an outstanding warrant.
Wednesday, May 23
At about 7:16 p.m. a police sergeant spotted a black 1994 Honda Civic sedan speeding through a residential area on Kennedy Drive and initiated a traffic stop. The car initially appeared to pull over, but then quickly sped away. Later, the sergeant saw the car slowing on Rankin Drive and saw the occupants abandon the car which had been reported stolen out of San Jose. A foot chase started, and the sergeant caught a suspect; another suspect was found on Fox Hollow Court and arrested nearby after another officer chased him. A third suspect was found and arrested on North Park Victoria Drive. All three suspects are juveniles: a 15-year-old male from Fresno, and a 12-year-old female and 17-year-old male from San Jose. The oldest suspect was booked into Santa Clara County Juvenile Hall on suspicion of auto theft, possession of stolen property and resisting arrest. The other suspects were issued citations for possession of stolen property and resisting arrest and released to their parents.
Friday, May 25
At about 2:50 p.m. officers responded to a report of a stabbing at a 7-Eleven store at 190 W. Calaveras Blvd. The victim was stocking merchandise in the store when an unknown suspect grabbed and attacked him with a knife. The suspect released the victim and fled the area in a vehicle. The victim sustained non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital for treatment. The suspect, identified by police as Noland Patrick Kalani Terlep, 46, of San Jose, was found inside his parked vehicle on the 2300 Block of Canoas Garden Ave. in San Jose. He was taken into custody and booked into the Santa Clara County Jail on suspicion of attempted murder.
Tuesday, May 29
At about 4:30 p.m. a suspect, identified by police as Christopher Louis Kaldy, 43, of Fremont, was taken into custody at the Milpitas Police Department and booked into the Santa Clara County Jail on a $150,000 arrest warrant stemming from a 2017 sexual battery incident at a Milpitas school. Milpitas Police detectives are asking witnesses or other victims in the Kaldy incident to call them at (408) 586-2400 or leave an anonymous tip on their Crime Tip Hotline at (408) 586-2500.