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Thursday, January 19, 2017
Altadena’s Crime Blotter for the Week of Saturday, January 14th
Sunday, January 8th
12:05 AM – Andre Dillingham, 45 years old of Altadena was arrested in the 2100 block of Fair Oaks Avenue for possession of a controlled substance.
12:40 AM – A grand theft from a residence occurred in the 900 block of E. Mendocino Street. Stolen: Winchester shotgun, brown wallet, cellphone, vehicle keys and Ford Contour vehicle. Suspect identified as the victim’s friend.
8:30 AM – A vehicle burglary occurred in the 2100 block of Lincoln Avenue. Suspect(s) entered the vehicle by shattering the window. Stolen: camo shoulder bag and toys.
6:00 PM – A shoplifting incident occurred in the 700 block of E. Altadena Drive. Suspect described as a male, 6 feet, between 180 – 200 pounds. Stolen: black camcorder.
Monday, January 9th
1:45 PM – A package theft occurred in the 2300 block of N. Maiden Lane. Suspects described as two males in a white truck. Stolen: package containing a black workout bicycle.
4:45 PM – A vehicle was reported stolen from the 90 block of Marathon Road. Vehicle described as a beige 2007 Honda Civic 4-door.
Tuesday, January 10th
2:45 AM – Robert Ramirez, 52 years old of Pasadena was arrested in the 1300 block of Allen Avenue for possession of a controlled substance.
12:00 PM – A theft from an unlocked vehicle occurred in the 400 block of E. Athens Street. Stolen: Glock 10mm handgun.
2:41 PM – A package theft occurred in the 600 block of E. Mariposa Street. Suspect described as a female, 20 – 30 years old, heavy set, wearing a black beanie with a brown pom-pom, black hooded sweatshirt with the multi-color lettering reading Hi, dark blue pants and gray boots. Suspect was seen in a silver or champagne late model sports utility type vehicle. Stolen: package containing pillow, fishing equipment, jeans, cellphone holder, shoe inserts, socks, clothing and various ceramic planters containing succulents.
7:00 PM – A vehicle burglary occurred in the 200 block of Laurel Drive. Suspect(s) entered the vehicle via unknown means. Stolen: unknown.
10:00 PM – A vehicle burglary occurred in the area of Crosby Street and Glenrose Avenue. Suspect(s) entered the vehicle by shattering the window. Stolen: Hitachi nail gun, air compressor, and skil-saw.
Wednesday, January 11th
8:00 AM – A vehicle vandalism occurred in the 2100 block of Lincoln Avenue. Suspect(s) shattered a window.
11:00 AM – A petty theft occurred in the 200 block of W. Poppyfields Drive. Stolen: tank-less water heater.
Thursday, January 12th
8:00 AM – Ray Ramirez, 30 years old of San Bernardino was arrested in the 1800 block of E. Washington Boulevard for possession of drug paraphernalia.
1:57 PM – A package theft occurred in the 200 block of E. Mendocino Street. Suspect described as a female, between 5 feet 8 inches and 5 feet 10 inches, heavy set in a gold colored sports utility type vehicle. Stolen: package containing clothing.
6:50 PM – A residential burglary occurred in the 2000 block of E. Braeburn Road. Suspect(s) entered the residence by shattering the rear sliding door. Stolen: currency.
Friday, January 15th
No significant incidents.
Saturday, January 14th
3:45 PM – A petty theft occurred in the 2200 block of Lincoln Avenue. Suspect described as a female, 40-50 years old, 5 feet 3 inches and 140 pounds. Stolen: gold iPhone 6, credit cards, and driver’s license.
11:45 PM – A vehicle burglary occurred in the 2100 block of Lincoln Avenue. Suspect(s) entered the vehicle by shattering a window. Stolen: gold iPhone 6.