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Friday, March 25, 2016
Altadena’s Crime Blotter for the Week of Saturday, March 19th
Sunday, March 13th
No significant incidents to report.
Monday, March 14th
8:00 AM – An attempt auto theft was reported from the 1000 block of Concha Street. No suspect description.
3:00 PM – A residential burglary occurred in the 2100 block of El Sereno Avenue. Suspects entered the location by prying the garage door. Suspects described as a female Black, 20 years old and a male Black, 40 years old. Stolen: green Diamond Back mountain bike,
11:51 PM – An armed robbery occurred in the 2100 block of Lincoln Avenue. Suspect described as a male Black wearing a red hooded sweatshirt, glasses, and a mask, armed with a black handgun. No injuries.
Tuesday, March 15th
4:42 PM – A commercial burglary occurred in the 400 block of E. Woodbury Road. Suspect described as a female Hispanic, 40 years old, heavy-set. Stolen: black purse containing currency and identification.
9:25 PM – A shoplifting incident occurred in the 700 block of E. Altadena Drive. Suspect described as a male Hispanic, 20 years old. Stolen: (6) bottles of Hennessey.
10:25 PM – A strong armed robbery occurred in the area of Vermont Street and Lincoln Avenue. The victim was walking in the area when he observed four males walking towards him. The victim started walking in the opposite direction when he fell and was subsequently punched and kicked by the suspects. Suspects were last seen entering a gold Chevrolet Trailblazer. Suspects are known. Stolen: iPhone 6, gray/black Nike Air Jordan’s.
Wednesday, March 16th
12:00 PM – A garage burglary occurred in the 3000 block of Zane Grey Terrace. Suspects entered the garage by prying the side door. Stolen: unknown.
3:00 PM – John West, 23 years old of Pasadena was arrested in the Arroyo Seco Trail area for sexual battery.
7:15 PM – A petty theft occurred in the 2300 block of E. Washington Boulevard. Stolen: red/white Phat City beach cruiser.
Thursday, March 17th
3:58 AM – A burglary from a storage shed occurred in the 2500 block of E. Washington Boulevard. Suspect vehicle described as an SUV. Stolen: dental sterilizer, soap dispenser, toiletries.
3:30 PM – A grand theft occurred in the 1100 block of Sonoma Drive. Stolen: white Specialized SL-2 21 speed road bicycle.
7:30 PM – A grand theft occurred in the 2100 block of Lincoln Avenue. Stolen: white iPhone 6s.
Friday, March 18th
3:00 AM – A vehicle was reported stolen from the 1900 block of Pinecrest Drive. Vehicle described as a white 2001 Chevrolet Van.
2:30 PM – An armed robbery occurred in the 2100 block of N. Raymond Avenue. The suspect entered the victim’s vehicle and demanded his money. The suspect grabbed money from a compartment and exited the vehicle. Suspect described a male Black, light complexion, beard, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt. Stolen: currency.
2:30 PM – A petty theft occurred in the 1300 block of N. Altadena Drive. Stolen: pink coin purse.
8:00 PM – A residential burglary occurred in the 1800 block of Midlothian Drive. Suspect(s) entered the location via the unlocked rear door. Stolen: silver MacBook Pro, gold diamond necklace, platinum pink sapphire ring.
Saturday, March 19th
1:30 AM – A petty theft from an unlocked vehicle occurred in the 2000 block of Sinaloa Avenue. Stolen: RX pads, currency.
3:00 PM – A residential burglary occurred in the 1500 block of N. Altadena Drive. Suspects entered the location by prying the rear window. Stolen: LG 55” flat screen, grey HP 13” laptop, blue 2002 Volvo. *Suspects are known.
5:00 PM – A shoplifting incident occurred in the 700 block of E. Altadena Drive. Stolen: assortment of cell phone chargers.
11:30 PM – A vehicle burglary occurred in the 900 block of E. Woodbury Road. Suspect(s) entered the vehicle via the rear window. Stolen: black generator, black wallet, credit card. *Suspect is known.