Outside Assist/Robbery

May 11, 2014, 7:56 p.m.

Fruitvale
Case: 1405-1812

An officer on routine patrol was flagged down by the victim of a cell phone robbery that occurred near the station. The victim reported that three suspects stole his cell phone. The officer was able to detain one of the suspects, who threw a cell phone in the garbage as he was being detained. The other two suspects fled westbound on International Boulevard. The victim positively identified the detainee as the suspect who stole his phone, and the phone was recovered from the garbage. Responding Oakland and BART units were unable to locate the other two suspects in the area. The detainee was turned over to OPD for further investigation.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Robbery Outside Assist