Saturday – July 2, 2022

#2022-168977/West Precinct/Third Watch:

On 07-02-2022 at 0153 hours, multiple callers reported shots fired near 2400 Western Ave. Evidence of a shooting was found at Western Ave/Battery Street. No victims, property damage or witnesses located.

#2022-169039/North Precinct/First Watch:

On 07-02-2022 at 0348 hours, a male suspect went on a crime spree in Union Sector. At approx. 0348hrs a victim reported he was in the 1200 block of NE 65 St and was assaulted by a suspect who threw a bucket at him followed by a gasoline-soaked rag that hit him in the face. The suspect proceeded across the street, broke out some glass of a local business, lit a gas-soaked rag in a bucket, and threw it into the business starting a fire. Twenty minutes later, at approx. 0411hrs a vehicle fire was reported in the 800 block of NE 66 St (2022-169050). Then, at approx. 0435hrs the suspect approached an Uber driver standing outside his running vehicle. The suspect brandished a knife in a threatening manner and demanded the vehicle. Suspect was last seen driving away northbound in the victim’s vehicle (2022-169071). ABS notified, Robbery notified.