Suspects Accused of Ripping Gold Chain from Man's Neck

Police say the suspects are gang members.

(Patch Archive)
(Patch Archive)
Two suspects allegedly ripped a gold chain off a man's neck in San Leandro on Sunday afternoon because they thought he was a rival gang member, police said.

Police responded to a report of an altercation in the 14300 block of Washington Avenue around 4:15 p.m. on Sunday, according to San Leandro police Lt. Randall Brandt.`

Jake Escobar, 19, of Manteca, and Daniel Pineda, 23, of Lathrop, allegedly assaulted the male victim, took his jewelry and fled when officers arrived on the scene, police said.

Officers successfully detained both suspects and recovered the gold chain, Brandt said.

Escobar and Pineda were both booked into county jail, according to Brandt.

--By Bay City News
Ken Briggs May 14, 2014 at 09:26 AM
so put the scums in jail for a year and they can buy a new one for the man, oh yes but they wanted that gold chain so let them have it after they pay up , just get rid of the gang boys or dumb and stupid young men and girls .


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