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Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Altadena’s Crime Blotter for the Week of Saturday, August 17th
Sunday, August 11th
Between 11:00 PM and 4:53 AM (Mon) – A commercial burglary occurred in the 2200 block of Lincoln Avenue. Suspect(s) entered the business by shattering the front glass door. Stolen: unknown.
11:10 PM – A petty theft from an unlocked vehicle occurred in the 2700 block of Tola Avenue. Stolen: currency.
Monday, August 12th
12:38 AM – A vehicle was reported stolen from the 800 block of E. Sacramento Street. Vehicle described as a blue 1993 Honda Civic sedan. Vehicle was recovered by LASD Altadena.
1:39 AM – A vehicle burglary occurred in the 500 block of Ventura Street. Suspect(s) entered the vehicle via unknown means. Stolen: firearm and other work equipment.
10:27 AM – A theft of landscaping equipment occurred in the 1700 block of N. Holliston Avenue. Stolen: hedge trimmer and weed whacker.
9:00 PM – An assault with a deadly weapon occurred in the 2900 block of El Nido Drive. Suspect has been identified as a juvenile.
Tuesday, August 13th
Between 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM – A vehicle burglary occurred in the 4000 block of Chaney Trail. Suspect(s) entered the vehicle by prying the door lock. Stolen: jewelry, Mercedes Benz key fob and a brown Camel Bag backpack.
Wednesday, August 14th
3:00 AM – A vehicle burglary occurred in the 1600 block of Gaywood Street. Suspect(s) entered the vehicle by shattering the window. Stolen: red/blue/white 6D helmet.
Between 3:00 AM and 7:00 AM (Thu) – A grand theft from an unlocked vehicle occurred in the 600 block of E. Sacramento Street. Stolen: firearm
4:48 PM – Monay Maxwell, 32 years old of Pasadena was arrested in the area of Yucca Lane and Weimar Avenue for possession of a controlled substance for sale.
Thursday, August 15th
3:43 AM – A vehicle fire occurred in the 2300 block of N. Canyada Avenue. Suspect is possibly a previous acquaintance.
4:27 PM – Darshion Hamilton, 39 years old of Altadena was arrested in the area of Lake Avenue and Sacramento Street for possession of a controlled substance.
Friday, August 16th
5:40 PM – A domestic violence incident occurred in the 2800 block of N. Fair Oaks Avenue. Suspect was taken into custody.
Saturday, August 17th
8:00 PM – An assault with a deadly weapon occurred in the 100 block of E. Loma Alta Drive. Suspect has been identified as the victim’s roommate.