Peninsula Police Blotter: Neighborhood crime log

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

Burlingame

Egg-faced: A house on the 3100 block of Rivera Drive was egged for the fourth time before 12:19 p.m. on June 17.

Stung: A swarm of bees was spotted in the area of Balboa Avenue and Hillside Drive before 10:55 a.m. on June 17.

Paid up front: Someone paid a contractor $5,000 to do work, but the man never returned on the 1900 block of Garden Drive before 8:02 a.m. on June 18.

San Bruno

Sticky situation: Someone poured glue into a lock for the fourth time recently on the 1000 block of Cherry Avenue before 9:59 p.m. on June 18.

Bartering: A man repairing four computers for another man decided to keep one on the 700 block of Seventh Avenue before 5:05 p.m. on June 18.

Inmate’s checks stolen: A jail inmate called police to say several of his checks were fraudulently cashed on the 3600 block of Sunset Drive on June 18.

South City

Hot car: At 2:20 p.m. June 17 the reporting party stated that an unknown subject dropped off a vehicle that was smoking and on fire on Lucca Drive. A female picked up the man in a red vehicle headed toward Colma.

Discrimination: A Spanish-speaking male at the front desk at 7:49 p.m. June 17 reported that the clerk at a liquor store on Camaritas Avenue keeps accusing his son of stealing. The man said he thought the accusations were due to the fact that his son is Hispanic.

Redwood City

Gas guzzled: Approximately 100 gallons of diesel fuel siphoned from a work truck during the evening was reported at 8:23 p.m. June 16 on Moresby Lane.

Hair raising: A suspect with bushy hair possibly strong-armed a developmentally disabled victim at 6:12 p.m. June 18 at Safeway on Woodside Road, taking a wallet.

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