The city of San Leandro is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in connection with the slaying of Delun Pan, an Alameda resident who was shot March 22 while defending his mother-in-law from thieves.
Officers found Pan lying on the sidewalk in San Leandro's 15500 block of Harbor Way about 9:19 p.m. He died from a single bullet wound to the abdomen, according to the Alameda County Coroner's Office.
Pan's mother-in-law was unloading items from her car when one of the two thieves tried to rob her, investigators said. Pan came out of the house to help her and was shot. The two suspects fled in a dark-colored sedan toward Lewelling Boulevard. Detailed descriptions of the suspects were not provided.
It was San Leandro's second homicide of the year. Anyone with information about the homicide is asked to call San Leandro police at 510-577-3230. Anonymous tips can be submitted at 510-577-3278 or texted to 847411 using the keyword "SLPD".
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20 DRUG POSSESSION -- A motorist pulled over for driving a vehicle without a front license plate was arrested after he showed signs of being under the influence of narcotics, police said. The man, 31, also allegedly surrendered powder cocaine to officers during the traffic stop, which occurred about 3:40 a.m. in the 1500 block of Lincoln Avenue. He was wanted on an outstanding warrant stemming from a DUI case in Contra Costa County and was driving with a suspended license, police said. RECOVERED STOLEN VEHICLE -- A vehicle reported stolen in Oakland was recovered at 5:15 a.m. in the 400 block of Willie Stargell Avenue. Police also said a vehicle was reported stolen about 6:40 p.m. in the 600 block of Pacific Avenue. BURGLARY -- Someone stole a bicycle and a backpack during the burglary of a garage in the 500 block of Willow Street. The theft was reported at 5:35 a.m.
THURSDAY, MARCH 21 DRUNKEN DRIVING -- Police arrested a man, 53, on suspicion of drunken driving about 12:50 a.m. in the 900 block of Atlantic Avenue. MARIJUANA POSSESSION -- A man arrested on suspicion of driving with a suspended license also faces a narcotics charge after a bag of marijuana was found under the rear seat of his vehicle, police said. Officers found the bag while carrying out an inventory of what was inside the vehicle before towing it. The arrest occurred about 9:40 p.m. in the 600 block of Harrison Street in Oakland, where police pulled him over for allegedly running a red light. An officer learned about the license suspension during a routine background check.
FRIDAY, MARCH 22 DRUG POSSESSION -- A woman detained as a suspicious person as she sat in the driver's seat of a vehicle at Fernside Boulevard and Fairview Avenue was arrested after she was found with methamphetamine and marijuana, police said. The 45-year-old woman, who was arrested at 1:55 p.m., also faces a charge of possessing stolen property after a records check revealed that a stolen license plate was attached to the vehicle. BURGLARY -- A burglary of a storage locker in the 1900 block of Sherman Street was reported about 5:40 p.m.
SATURDAY, MARCH 23 MARIJUANA POSSESSION -- Police arrested a man, 24, on suspicion of possessing less than one ounce of marijuana about 12:40 a.m. in the 300 block of Park Street. He was released at the scene with a citation. Another man, 20, was arrested for the same offense after patrol officers contacted him about 4:15 a.m. while investigating a disturbance in the 2200 block of Otis Drive. IDENTITY THEFT -- A resident of the 2800 block of Brown Street reported identity theft just after 11 a.m. after she noticed fraudulent activities on her credit account, police said. DRUNKEN DRIVING -- A woman who exhibited symptoms of intoxication during a traffic stop just after 2 a.m. was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving after she also failed field sobriety tests, police said. The woman, who was arrested at Park and Encinal avenues, was also wanted on an outstanding misdemeanor warrant.
SUNDAY, MARCH 24 DRUG POSSESSION -- A man arrested in the 1600 block of Park Street about 12:15 a.m. on suspicion of possessing methamphetamine tried to discard additional methamphetamine under his seat in a patrol car while he was being taken to jail, police said. The 27-year-old man was also accused of violating his probation. DRUNKEN DRIVING -- Police arrested a woman, 41, on suspicion of drunken driving at 1:15 a.m. after a traffic stop in the 1200 block of Park Street.
MONDAY, MARCH 25 VEHICLE THEFT -- A vehicle was reported stolen about 10:25 a.m. in the 1300 block of Ballena Boulevard. BURGLARY -- An attempted residential burglary was reported about 3:35 p.m. in the 1400 block of Sherman Street.