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Thursday, June 2, 2016
Altadena’s Crime Blotter for the Week of Saturday, May 28th
Sunday, May 22nd
1:53 AM – A juvenile, 16 years old from San Bernardino was arrested in the 2200 block of El Sereno Avenue for being in possession of a firearm and criminal threats.
Monday, May 23rd
1:52 AM – Jeremy Sepulveda, 35 years old of Los Angeles was arrested in the area of Montana Street and Garfield Avenue for possession of marijuana.
6:45 PM – A residential vandalism occurred in the 700 block of E. Mariposa Street. The suspect shattered the front window. Suspect has been identified as the victim’s son.
Tuesday, May 24th
10:00 AM – A residential burglary occurred in the 1100 block of E. Palm Street. Suspect(s) entered the location via the patio door. Stolen: Craftsman drill, reciprocating saw, circular saw, and a PlayStation 3.
6:00 PM – A residential burglary occurred in the 800 block of E. Sacramento Street. Suspect(s) entered the location via the unlocked front door. Stolen: Philips flat screen, red iPod, and a gray lock box.
Wednesday, May 25th
8:00 AM – A residential burglary occurred in the 2700 block of Glenrose Avenue. Suspect(s) entered the location via the bedroom window. Stolen: silver HP laptop, HP laptop cord, and a Vizio tablet.
Thursday, May 26th
7:55 AM – Elva Hindman, 24 years old of Altadena was arrested in the 2000 block of N. Summit Avenue for possession of a controlled substance.
11:00 PM – A petty theft from an unlocked vehicle occurred in the 3600 block of Leilani Way. Stolen: black women’s jacket.
Thursday, May 26th
3:53 PM – Two 15 year old juveniles from Altadena were arrested in the 2100 block of N. Lincoln Avenue for attempted burglary and possession of stolen property.
Friday, May 27th
11:00 AM – A commercial burglary occurred in the 2300 block of E. Washington Boulevard. Suspect(s) entered the location by shattering the window. Stolen: unknown.
2:30 PM – A grand theft from a vehicle occurred in the 3600 block of Bellaire Avenue. Stolen: hedge trimmer and a chainsaw.
8:02 PM – Mark Gallegos, 56 years old of El Monte was arrested in the 1300 block of Washington Boulevard for possession of a controlled substance, narcotics paraphernalia and a parole violation.
11:00 PM – A robbery occurred in the 800 block of Woodbury Road. The victim was walking on Woodbury Road when the suspect armed with a firearm approached the victim from behind. The suspect demanded the victim to lay on the ground and empty his pockets. Fearing for his safety, the victim took out his wallet and gave it to the suspect. The suspect is described as a male, Black adult, curly hair, medium build, 5’06” – 5’09”, wearing a dark long sleeve shirt and dark pants. The suspect was seen leaving the area in a newer model sedan. Stolen: currency.
Saturday, May 28th
10:30 PM – Juan Cervantes, a 26 year old transient was arrested in the area of Lake Avenue and Rio Grande Street for possession of a controlled substance and narcotics paraphernalia.