Richmond crime incidents and offenses

Richmond crime incidents and offenses

Sunday, March 12

Robbery of an inhabited dwelling: Two 20-year-olds in dark hooded sweatshirts reportedly tried to kick in a resident’s door but were scared off by the owner. The resident told police he followed the two dudes to a home at 27th and Roosevelt at 1:54 p.m. A witness told officers the suspects ran off eastbound on Roosevelt.

Smashed: Civic Center Plaza. An unknown person broke a glass door at KCRT, reported a passerby at 11:56 a.m.

Glass Door shattered at Richmond’s KCRT TV
A glass door was shattered at Richmond’s KCRT Television in Civic Center Plaza Sunday morning, leaving broken glass on the ground and doors unable to be secured. The vandalism was reported by a passerby at 11:56 am Sunday morning. Police responded, cleared the building, and then called for a

Auto burglary: 800 block of Lassen Street. Police received a report of an auto burglary at 10:44 a.m.

Peppered: 1000 block of Cutting Boulevard. A woman reportedly pepper-sprayed another woman at Central Gas and drove off in a black Ford Focus at 3:09 p.m.

Saturday, March 11

Not in good standing: 2100 block of Meeker Avenue. A man stood on the front counter at Starbucks, loudly insisting he owned the coffee establishment at 6:07 a.m. The man, previously banned from the store, attempted to flee from officers by running on the freeway.

Battery: 2400 block of Aberdeen Way A caller told police her brother attacked her and her mother at 8:13 p.m.

Armed robbery: 4000 block of Leke Way. Someone was relieved of their jewelry by a man with a gun at 8:41 p.m.

Friday, March 10

Assault with a deadly weapon: 1400 Hilltop Mall Road. A 30-year-old woman reportedly chased a Walmart security guard with a screwdriver at 6:54 p.m.

Robbery: Vale Road. A teen in a white hooded sweatshirt reportedly injured a woman while stealing her backpack containing $1,000, a cell phone, and a passport at 5:18 p.m.

Aggravated assault: 2400 block of Shane Drive. Police made an arrest after a man told police his girlfriend bit him on his finger while attacking him in a car at 8:06 p.m.

Simple assault: 3000 block of May Road. Police made an arrest after a woman told police she cut her arm on a broken window during an altercation with her husband at 11:27 p.m.

Sideshow: 3200 block of Klose Way. A caller reported 30 vehicles were involved in a sideshow near the movie theater at 11:49 p.m.

Thursday, March 9

Commercial burglary: 12800 block of San Pablo Avenue. It was learned someone tried to break into a cellphone store at 5:42 a.m.

Domestic violence: 4100 block of Fran Way. Police arrested someone for aggravated assault after a caller told police her shirtless boyfriend hit her, blooding her nose, at 7:49 p.m.

Wednesday, March 8

Rental truck theft: 1000 block of 36th Street. A resident reported her large U-Haul truck was stolen around 10:50 a.m. The renter said the truck was empty, and the U-Haul staff told her it happens all the time.

Road ragging: Barrett Avenue. Police took two people into custody after a caller told police a man tailgated and pulled a gun on him at 6:47 p.m.

Murder: 2300 block of Aberdeen Way. A 43-year-old Richmond man lost his life at 11:24 a.m.

Richmond police investigate first homicide of the year
A man shot to death in the Fairmede neighborhood Wednesday morning is Richmond’s first homicide of 2023. The city’s gunshot detection system alerted police to 17 rounds fired in the 2400 block of Aberdeen Way, quickly followed by another activation of 12 more shots around 11:24 a.

Vehicle theft: Police received word of a vehicle theft in the 2800 block of Tulare Avenue. 5:41 a.m. and 2300 block of Downer Avenue  at 8:53 a.m

Tuesday, March 7

Strong-arm robbery: 500 block of 25th Street. A strong-arm robbery was reported at 1:43 p.m.

Trespassing: 4100 block of Solano Avenue. A worker reported an unknown woman came inside the home he was working on and told him to get out at At 10:35 a.m

Burglary: 2300 block of Mcbryde Avenue. A residential burglary was reported at 7:05 a.m.

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