Albany police log: Abandoned car leads to two arrests; carjacking reported on Ramona Avenue
10/30/2013 03:20:46 PM PDT
MONDAY, Oct. 21 AUTO THEFT -- A car was stolen on Solano Avenue. DRUGS -- At 11:30 p.m. officers arrested a 51-year-old El Sobrante man on Eastshore for suspicion of drug possession.
TUESDAY, Oct. 22 THEFT -- At 2:30 p.m. a Brighton Avenue resident reported finding two bicycles in the back of the building. DRUGS -- At 8 p.m. officers noticed arrested a 27-year-old Berkeley man for suspicion of drug possession.
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 23 DRUGS -- At 10 a.m. a 39-year-old Tracy man was arrested for suspicion of drug possession and vandalism. THEFT -- At 4:30 p.m. CVS Pharmacy reported a man and woman had stolen items. GARBAGE CAN STOLEN -- A garbage can was stolen on Masonic Avenue. THEFT -- A package from Amazon was reported stolen from an Evelyn Avenue porch.
THURSDAY, Oct. 24 UNEXPECTED DELIVERY -- A Washington Avenue resident reported delivery of two large plants he did not order.
FRIDAY, Oct. 25 DRUGS -- Officers arrested an Albany man, 18, in the 400 block of Cornell Avenue for suspicion of drug possession. PETTY THEFT -- At 3:30 p.m. officers arrested a 28-year-old Moraga man at Target for suspicion of petty theft. DISTURBANCE -- At 5 p.m. security at 555 Pierce St. reported someone causing a disturbance and refusing to leave. An Albany man, 38, was arrested for suspicion of trespassing. CARJACKING -- At 9:30 p.m. a carjacking was reported on Ramona Avenue.
SATURDAY, Oct. 26 AUTO BREAK-IN -- Cars were burgled overnight on Masonic Avenue and Pierce Street. DUI -- At 10 p.m. a 57-year-old El Cerrito man was arrested for suspicion of two counts of DUI near Washington and San Pablo avenues. ROBBERY -- At 11 p.m. a caller was robbed of a purse and wallet near Solano and Talbot avenues.
SUNDAY, Oct. 27 DOUBLE ARREST -- At 1:30 a.m. officers investigated and towed an abandoned car near Buchanan and Madison streets that appeared to have crashed. At 2 a.m. of a vehicle missing from Kains Avenue in the area behind Taco Bell. This led them to the Hotsy Totsy on San Pablo Avenue at 2:30 a.m. where they arrested a 22-year-old Oregon man for an outstanding warrant and a 26-year-old Hercules man for two counts of DUI. WARRANT -- A 19-year-old Albany man was arrested near Fairmount and Behrens for an outstanding warrant.
-- Kristina Osborn