Peninsula Police Blotter

A log of daily events from Peninsula police departments.

San Mateo

Down on pavement: A man was reported to be facedown on the pavement near the basketball courts on Cleveland Avenue and Adams Street at 3:37 p.m. Oct. 7.

Let’s fight: A pugilistic individual wearing blue jeans and white T-shirt with black logo was trying to pick fights with passersby along East Third Avenue at 12:35 a.m. on Oct. 6.

Daly City

Arson: A vehicle parked on Partridge Lane near Hanover Street at 7:40 p.m. Oct. 7 was set on fire by an unknown arsonist and suffered $3,000 in damage.

Assault and battery: Two acquaintances got into a dispute at 10 a.m. Oct. 6. The loser was punched in the face, choked and suffered a damaged cell phone.

Redwood City

Three smash-ins: Three vehicles parked overnight Sept. 26 had their rear windows smashed and their cars burglarized on the 2400 block of Edith Avenue, the 2700 block of Medford Avenue and the 800 block of Chesterton Avenue.

Dead in SUV: A deceased male with blood coming out of his mouth was found parked in a green Ford Explorer at 10:35 a.m. Oct. 5. The coroner was notified.

Wild in street: Six transients were arrested on suspicion of drinking, fighting, loitering and urinating on the building at 1399 Broadway at 11:49 on Oct. 5. They continued fighting, yelling and pushing each other as they were being transported for booking into county jail.

Showing off: The Gold Star Market, 615 Woodside Road, reported that a short male with a gold chain was urinating in front of the building at 7:22 p.m. Oct. 8. The 25-year-old perpetrator was arrested and booked into county jail.

Homeless at humor: A transient sitting on a discarded couch at House of Humor, 747 El Camino Real, asked the clerk to call an ambulance because of possible seizures at 4:56 p.m. Oct. 8. Medics responded and found the subject at the rear of the store.

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