At 9:38 a.m., an employee of a business in the 2600 block of California called to report that items were taken from his vehicle while it was parked at the location. The vehicle was left unlocked. Investigation continuing.
At 10:14 a.m., a resident in the 800 block of West Duarte called police to report that someone stole a large amount of cash from his dresser drawer. He shares the apartment with five other people. Investigation continuing.
At 12:16 p.m., an employee from a business in the 1300 block of South Mayflower called police to report a theft. She parked her vehicle in the business parking lot, and when she came out later to start her vehicle, she noticed a loud sound. She discovered the catalytic converter had been stolen off her vehicle. Investigation continuing.
At 2:41 p.m., a resident in the 100 block of West Central called police to report her Schwinn beach cruiser had been stolen from her patio. Investigation continuing.
At 3:01 a.m., an officer was patrolling the 300 block of South Mountain when he saw a suspicious U-Haul vehicle commit a traffic violation. He attempted to stop the vehicle for the violation and a pursuit ensued. The pursuit continued into Irwindale, where the suspect vehicle deliberately drove into a flood control channel. A witness saw the suspect flee from the vehicle before officers could approach. Outside agencies responded to assist in the search, but the suspect was not located. The vehicle was stored for being used in a crime. Investigation continuing.
At 3:36 a.m., an officer was patrolling the 700 block of West Huntington when he discovered a stolen vehicle parked in the parking lot. The vehicle was unoccupied and it
was recovered. The registered owner could not be reached. The vehicle was stored and removed from the system as stolen.
At 2:24 p.m., an employee from a business in the 400 block of W. Huntington called police to report that three suspects, two female and one male, entered the store and stole a large amount of vitamins. The suspects had fled prior to police arriving. Investigation continuing.
At 10:33 p.m., an intoxicated person was reported in the 400 block of South Myrtle. Officers arrived and located the subject to check on his welfare. He was found to be too intoxicated to care for his own safety or the safety of others. He was arrested and held for a sobering period.
At 10:52 a.m., a resident in the 1900 block of South Peck called to report the license plate on the back of his vehicle did not belong to his vehicle. An officer responded and ran the license plate. It returned to a stolen vehicle reported earlier in the week. The officer recovered the stolen plate and took a report for the resident’s missing license plate. The investigation is continuing.
At 1:18 p.m., a resident in the 800 block of West Duarte called police to report someone had broken into her locked vehicle and took cash from her center console. There was no sign of forced entry. Investigation continuing.
At 1:53 p.m., police dispatch received a call reporting a male subject sitting in his van in the 100 block of West Foothill, yelling at people as they passed. Officers arrived and spoke with the subject. He said he was going to leave the area and the officers left the location. Another call was received a short time later reporting the same subject causing a disturbance. Officers arrived and a computer check revealed the subject had three outstanding warrants for his arrest. He was arrested for the warrants and taken into custody.
At 3:41 p.m., an employee from a business in the 700 block of East Huntington called police to report an adult female had entered the store, selected several items of merchandise and concealed them in her purse. She then exited the store without paying for the concealed items and the alarm sounded. She ran quickly to her vehicle and fled the area. Investigation continuing.
At 6:54 p.m., an officer was patrolling the 1600 block of South Myrtle when he saw a building had been vandalized with green spray paint. A report was taken and graffiti removal was notified.
At 1:17 a.m., a traffic collision was reported in the 900 block of West Colorado. Officers responded and located the vehicle and the driver. The driver showed symptoms of being under the influence of alcohol. A DUI investigation was conducted and the driver was arrested for DUI. He was taken into custody and held for a sobering period.
At 5:31 a.m., police dispatched received a call reporting an abandoned vehicle in the 100 block of East Evergreen. An officer was dispatched and a computer check determined the vehicle was reported stolen to the Los Angeles Police Department. the vehicle was removed from the stolen vehicle system and the registered owner was notified.
At 9:35 a.m., an employee from a business in the 900 block of West Huntington called police to report a subject was smoking drugs from a glass pipe in front of the location. An officer arrived and saw the subject holding drug paraphernalia. The suspect was arrested and taken into custody.