Police Blotter

Police Blotter – Sunset District

police-blotterAssault: 1800 Block of 40th Avenue, June 24, 6:38 p.m.

The victim reported that she was the caretaker of the suspect and they had been drinking with his friends when the suspect suddenly angrily punched the victim in the chest. The victim fell to the ground and attempted to run away, but the suspect threw a champagne bottle at her before throwing an ax, which landed a few feet away.

After speaking to the witnesses, the suspect was arrested.

Aggravated Assault: 600 Block of Lincoln Way, June 21, 10:05 p.m.

Officers responded to a report of an assault at a gas station.

The victim reported that he had started pumping gas into his vehicle when an SUV pulled in behind him. The suspect exited the vehicle and introduced himself as an associate of the victim’s wife.

The suspect then left the area but returned a short time later and hit the victim in the head with something metallic before immediately fleeing the area.

The victim believes the suspect was possibly under the influence of narcotics.

 Robbery, Rape: 19th Avenue and Taraval Street, June 18, 12:30 a.m.

Officers responded to a report of a rape near a busy intersection.

The victim reported that she was intoxicated and walking when the suspect threw her to the ground, raped her and stole her property. He then fled the area.

 Driving While Intoxicated: 11th Avenue and Irving Street, June 17, 1:29 p.m.

Officers responding to a report of a vehicle hit-and-run collision made contact with the driver, who appeared to be intoxicated.

The officers attempted to conduct an investigation and testing, but the driver refused to comply. The officers obtained a warrant for a blood draw and the driver was cited for driving while intoxicated.

Battery: 800 Block of Ulloa Street, June 17, 4:39 p.m.

The victim reported that he had observed the suspect harassing female passengers while on a Muni streetcar and confronted the suspect. The suspect responded that the victim should mind his own business before spitting on him.

Responding officers located the suspect, who was still on the scene. After further investigation, the suspect was cited.

Traffic Violation, Suspended Driver’s License: 19th Avenue and Ulloa Street, June 14, 9:49 p.m.

Officers were on patrol and observed a vehicle failing to stop at a red light. They conducted a traffic stop and a computer check on the driver revealed that his license had been suspended.

The driver had been cited on three different occasions for driving on a suspended license. He was cited and the vehicle was towed away.

Outstanding Warrant: 1300 Block of 46th Avenue, June 13, 9:39 a.m.

A person was yelling at customers and throwing chairs. Responding officers located the suspect and a computer check revealed that he had an outstanding arrest warrant out of Marin County. He was taken into custody and booked.

Robbery: 1700 Block of Noriega Street, June 11, 6:09 p.m.

 A woman told responding officers that she was working at a cash register when the suspect, who was a regular customer, approached to purchase cigarettes.

The victim placed a package of cigarettes on the counter for the suspect, who then attempted to pay for it with $5, instead of the full cost of $7.19. The victim did not want to argue with the suspect and placed the $5 back on the counter instead.

The suspect immediately took both the money and the cigarettes and walked out of the store. When the victim attempted to retrieve the merchandise or payment, the suspect punched the victim in the face. A witness helped separate the suspect and victim and retrieved the merchandise.

The suspect fled the area but returned again at 8:42 p.m. The victim contacted the police, who arrested the suspect after further investigation.

Traffic Collision: 1500 Block of Sloat Boulevard, June 7, 12:30 p.m.

A vehicle hit another vehicle and fled the scene. The victim filed a police report.

Driving Without a License: 43rd Avenue and Kirkham Street, June 6, 5:45 p.m.

Officers were on patrol and observed a vehicle that failed to yield the right of way to a pedestrian, who was crossing in a marked crosswalk.

The officers conducted a traffic stop and a computer check on the driver revealed that she did not have a valid driver’s license. She was cited.

Outstanding Warrant, Stay- Away Order Violation, Probation Violation: 1600 Block of 29th Avenue, June 4, 11:11 p.m.

A call came in to dispatch concerning an elderly woman who was yelling for help.

Responding officers made contact with the suspect, who was the victim’s son. The woman said the suspect was no longer welcome at her house.

A computer check revealed there was a stay-away order against the suspect, who was also on probation for battery, along with an outstanding arrest warrant.

The suspect was taken into custody and booked.

Traffic Collision, Hit and Run, Suspended Driver’s License: 19th Avenue and Lincoln Way, June 3, 7:56 p.m.

Officers responded to a report of a traffic collision. The driver immediately fled the scene on foot.

A witness reported that he observed a traffic collision and then chased after the driver, who attempted to run away. The witness convinced the driver to return to the vehicle.

Responding officers conducted a computer check, which revealed the driver did not have proof of insurance and that his license was suspended. The driver was cited.

Assault: 800 Block of Irving Street, May 31, 5:06 p.m.

A call to dispatch reported a suspect with a knife. Responding officers located the suspect, who was still holding the knife. The officers convinced the suspect to drop the weapon and he was detained without incident.

The victim said the suspect threw a piece of fruit at him, which missed. He then threatened to stab the victim.

After further investigation, the suspect was arrested.

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