Peninsula Police Blotter: Neighborhood crime log

These are excerpts from Peninsula police departments’ daily log of activities. Incidents are listed by city.

Burlingame

Hit-and-run: A car salesman was bleeding from the head after he was hit by a hit-and-run driver in a white Ford Explorer on the first block of California Drive before 1:16 p.m. on April 30.

San Bruno

Drive-through gym: Someone was doing push-ups in the middle of El Camino Real at 5:30 p.m. on April 30.

Daly City

ATM robbery: A victim was approached from behind by a suspect at an ATM who pointed a handgun and demanded money at 11:10 p.m. April 30 at the Bank of America at 391 Serramonte Plaza. The loss was $200 in cash. The suspect was last seen entering a vehicle driving northbound through the complex.

Foster City

Bullied: A mother reported at 11:41 a.m. May 1 that her son was assaulted by a couple of gym classmates at Bowditch School on Tarpon. She stated that he was choked and his arms were bruised. All parties were contacted and the mother reported to the school to handle the situation.

South City

School property swiped: A student was in custody for taking cash and sweatshirts belonging to El Camino High School at 1:57 p.m. May 2 on Mission Road.

San Mateo

Purse snatching: At 11:18 p.m. May 1 security from the Disney store at 100 Hillsdale Mall reportedtheft of a purse with the suspect running into the second floor of the Westside parking lot.

Redwood City

Bumper cars: A caller reported a hit-and-run at 11:05 a.m. April 30 at 10th Avenue and Hoover Street when she was at a stop sign behind a red truck. The truck driver backed up and slightly hit the caller’s bumper. The truck had steel frame with an eagle on it and a lock box in the back.

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