Suspects Rip Gold Chain From Man's Neck: San Leandro Police

By DREW HIMMELSTEIN Bay City News
|  Tuesday, May 13, 2014  |  Updated 7:40 AM PDT
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Suspects Rip Gold Chain From Man's Neck: Police

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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 a fight 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.

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