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Friday, September 27, 2019
Altadena’s Crime Blotter for the Week of Saturday, September 21st
Sunday, September 15th
1:00 AM – A spousal battery occurred in the 2100 block of N. Hill Avenue. Suspects were taken into custody.
Between 4:00 AM and 5:40 AM – A vehicle burglary occurred in the 2100 block of N. Lincoln Avenue. Suspect(s) entered the vehicle by shattering the window. Stolen: black Herschel backpack, green backpack, black cellphone charger and currency.
4:20 PM – A vehicle was reported stolen from the 500 block of W. Palm Street. Vehicle described as a black 2004 Toyota Tacoma. Vehicle was recovered the same day by LASD Altadena.
Monday, September 16th
6:02 PM – An assault with a deadly weapon occurred in the area of Allen Avenue and Oakwood Street. Suspect was taken into custody.
Tuesday, September 17th
Between 10:30 AM and 1:00 PM – A residential burglary occurred in the 400 block of Wapello Street. Suspect(s) entered the residence by cutting the window screen. Stolen: gold ring with ruby, gold wedding ring and miscellaneous earrings and necklaces.
Wednesday, September 18th
12:17 PM – A battery occurred in the area of Lake Avenue and Mendocino Street. Suspect described as a male White, approximately 50 years old.
Between 7:30 PM and 6:00 AM (Thursday) – A grand theft from an unlocked vehicle occurred in the 1700 block of E. Woodbury Road. Stolen: black Calvin Klein tote bag, black RayBan sunglasses, brown Coach sunglasses and a gold bracelet with blue stones.
Between 6:40 PM and 8:45 AM (Thursday) – A vehicle burglary occurred in the 1800 block of New York Drive. Suspect(s) entered the vehicle by shattering the window. Stolen: black Dell laptop, dark brown laptop bag and a black Jansport backpack with polka dots.
10:30 PM – A battery occurred in the area of Crary Street and Pepper Drive. Suspect described as a male Hispanic, approximately 20 years old.
Thursday, September 19th
12:07 PM – An aggravated assault occurred in the 2000 block of Garfield Avenue. Suspect was taken into custody.
1:25 PM – A spousal battery occurred in the 2600 block of Calanda Avenue. Suspect has been identified.
Between 5:00 PM and 7:00 PM – A petty theft occurred in the 2100 block of Summit Avenue. Stolen: black tri-fold leather wallet containing personal documents.
Friday, September 20th
Between 9:00 AM and 10:05 AM – A vehicle burglary occurred in the 2100 block of N. Lincoln Avenue. Suspect(s) entered the vehicle by shattering the window. Stolen: beige Stokke diaper bag, Balenciaga wallet and currency.
4:00 PM – Kelvin Battle, 35 years old of North Hills and Viviana Casillas, 20 years old of Vancouver, Washington were arrested in the 3300 block of Lincoln Avenue for taking a vehicle without the owner’s consent. Vehicle was reported stolen from Eugene, Oregon.