Theft from Person

Aug. 11, 2017, 9:10 p.m.

West Oakland
Case: 1708-0936

A patron reported that his MacBook laptop was snatched from his hand by two suspects, one of whom was in possession of a stun gun. The suspects were described as black males, 15-17 years old. The suspects fled toward 7th and Chester Streets and were not located by responding officers.

Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Theft From Person 
Comment by Anonymous on Aug. 12, 2017, 8:46 p.m.

Because one suspect had a stun gun, you can argue this crime may have been a Robbery (not a plain theft) if the theft was done with force or fear of the victim.