SAY "CHEESE": People In The Neighborhood

2:15PM Thursday, September 5
Cheesie’s Pub & Grub, 958 W. Belmont reported that a one-armed homeless man was making threats. Police officers defused the situation.

3:10PM Thursday, September 5

A 911 caller reported that the aforementioned one-armed homeless man was refusing to leave the parking lot behind 958 W. Belmont. The man was not cooperative this time and officers took him into custody for trespassing. Case #HW438879.

10:54PM Thursday, September 5
Cheesie’s Pub & Grill called 911 because a one-armed man who is not allowed on the premises had returned. The gentleman involved in these matters is said to go by the name “Babalu.”

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4:50AM Friday, September 6
In matter involving a different man, officers made contact with “PD” near Belmont and Wilton. A records check indicates that California has a full extradition warrant out on PD for a drug charge. PD was taken into custody while officers sort through the warrant matter.

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