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Wednesday, April 6, 2016
Altadena’s Crime Blotter for the Week of Saturday, April 2nd
Sunday, March 27th
No significant incidents.
Monday, March 28th
10:40 AM – A package theft occurred in the 400 block of E. Altadena Drive. Stolen: box containing books.
1:59 PM – A juvenile was arrested in the 2200 block of N. Lincoln Avenue for strong-arm robbery. Stolen: alcohol.
Tuesday, March 29th
5:50 PM – A petty theft from an unlocked vehicle occurred in the 1200 block of E. Woodbury Road. Stolen: Metro express lanes transponder.
7:24 PM – Oscar Villimil, 24 years old of Altadena was arrested in the 80 block of E. Montana Street for battery on a peace officer.
8:30 PM – A residential burglary occurred in the 1500 block of E. Altadena Drive. Suspect possibly a roommate. Stolen: construction tools, currency.
10:38 PM – Joyce Hart-Leon, 53 years old of Altadena was arrested in the 4500 block of El Prieto Road for domestic battery.
11:59 PM – A residential burglary occurred in the 300 block of Acacia Street. Suspect(s) entered the residence by shattering the glass door. Stolen: none.
Wednesday, March 30th
9:40 AM – A vehicle was reported stolen from the 900 block of E. Mariposa Street. *Vehicle was recovered by the owner on 4/2/2016 at 735 E. Altadena Drive.
Thursday, March 31st
2:09 AM – A vehicle vandalism occurred in the 400 block of Athens Street. Suspects are known.
Friday, April 1st
3:30 AM – A vehicle burglary occurred in the 3500 block of Canyon Crest Road. Suspect(s) entered the vehicle by prying the door lock. Stolen: Dewalt drill, Phillips DVD portable player, folding knife, Prada sunglasses.
8:40 AM – A grand theft occurred in the 4500 block of El Prieto Road. Stolen: Specialized 5-work demo 8” bicycle.
3:30 PM – A robbery occurred in the area of Harding Avenue and Washington Boulevard. The victim was approached by a male Hispanic and female Hispanic who told the victim they were looking for their vehicle. The male Hispanic punched the victim and took his money and pocket knife. Suspects were last seen on Harding Avenue. Stolen: pocket knife, currency.
10:00 PM – An assault with a deadly weapon occurred in the area of Navarro Avenue and Figueroa Drive. Deputies responded to the area regarding shots fired and found a victim who had been shot in the leg. No suspect info. Victim suffered no life-threatening injuries.