Peninsula Police Blotter: Neighborhood crime log

These are excerpts from Peninsula police departments’ daily log of activities. Incidents are listed by police precincts and the neighborhoods they patrol.

Redwood City

No more music: Someone reported to police at 8:25 a.m. Dec. 22 from the 300 block of Oak Avenue that an unknown suspect had slashed the convertible top of a Ford Mustang and stolen a CD/DVD player sometime during the night.

San Mateo

Fisticuffs: A caller reported hearing sounds of people yelling and pushing each other into vehicles at

1:22 p.m. Dec. 25 at 800 Ada St.

Where’s Fluffy? A caller reported at 8:10 p.m. Dec. 25 that a Pomeranian was stolen from an unlocked vehicle parked at 2900 Monterey St. between 4:30 and 7:30 p.m.

Daly City

Chemical peel: A caller reported Dec. 18 from the 600 block of Hanover Street that his white four-door Chevrolet Impala and a black four-door Mercedes S55 had been vandalized between 9:30 p.m. Dec. 17 and 6:45 a.m. Dec. 18 by a subject pouring caustic chemicals onto both vehicles, causing paint damage.

Fill ’er up: An employee at the Shell gas station at 398 Gellert Blvd. reported at 6:48 p.m. Dec. 22 that there had been an armed robbery when a suspect reached over the counter in an attempt to take money from the cash register. The victim pushed the suspect and the suspect took a black automatic pistol from his coat and pointed it at the victim, demanding the money with the use of expletives. The suspect and accomplice were last seen on foot on Hickey. The amount of cash allegedly taken was $542.

Burlingame

Those are drafty: An elderly woman with a shopping cart was wearing a hospital gown in front of a store on the 1800 block of El Camino Real at midnight on Dec. 22.

San Carlos

Break it up: Officers were flagged down on Dec. 22 at 11:19 p.m. in the 1000 block of Laurel Street on the report of a physical fight. Officers contacted a 37-year-old San Mateo man and arrested him. He was booked into San Mateo County jail.

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