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Thursday, December 28, 2017
Altadena’s Crime Blotter for the Week of Saturday, December 23rd
Sunday, December 17th
9:00 AM – A vehicle vandalism occurred in the 2800 block of N. Marengo Avenue. Suspect(s) broke the vehicle’s side view mirror.
5:00 PM – A battery occurred in the 800 block of Mountain View Street. Suspect has been identified as the victim’s brother.
Monday, December 18th
11:45 AM – A residential burglary occurred in the 100 block W. Mariposa Street. Suspect(s) entered the residence by removing the kitchen window screen. Stolen: black Asus laptop, black Fitbit, gray Toshiba TV, and a beige safe.
Tuesday, December 19th
6:20 PM – Elvis Cabral, 37 years old of Altadena was arrested in the 100 block of E. Woodbury Road for possession of a controlled substance.
11:00 PM – A residential vandalism occurred in the 3500 block of Canon Boulevard. Suspect(s) damaged the gate.
Wednesday, December 20th
6:00 PM – A grand theft from an unlocked vehicle occurred in the 4400 block of El Prieto Road. Stolen: black Gucci handbag, black Rawlings duffle bag, blue knife, silver iPod nano, and firearm.
9:30 PM – A petty theft from an unlocked vehicle occurred in the 4100 block of Aralia Road. Stolen: black wallet
Thursday, December 21st
1:44 PM – A vehicle was reported stolen from the 100 block of W. Harriet Street. Vehicle described as a gray 2012 Dodge Grand Caravan.
5:45 PM – A vehicle burglary occurred in the area of Woodbury Road and Raymond Lane. Suspect(s) entered the vehicle by shattering the rear window. Suspects described as three males. Stolen: unknown.
Friday, December 22nd
1:50 PM – A vehicle burglary occurred in the 1800 block of E. Altadena Drive. Suspect(s) entered the vehicle via unknown means. Stolen: Echo chainsaw, Husqvarna weed trimmer and tree trimmer. All items orange/gray in color.
4:00 PM – A package theft occurred in the 1900 block of Harding Avenue. Stolen: package containing full size bed frame.
10:00 PM – Steve Blackmon, 54 years old of Palmdale was arrested in the area of Woodbury Road and Raymond Avenue for possession of a concealed firearm.
Saturday, December 23rd
3:30 AM – A residential burglary occurred in the 2200 block of Midlothian Drive. Suspect(s) entered the residence via the unsecured rear door. Stolen: silver HP Spectra laptop.