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Crime Log

June 04, 1992| The following are selected entries from the crime logs of local law enforcement agencies between May 25 and May 31:


Greenbriar Road, 1500 block--A cast aluminum bench valued at $1,400 was stolen from a porch between 6:30 and 8 p.m. May 26.

East Colorado Street, 1400 block--Employees of the Arko Foods Store reported that thieves broke the front window of the store and stole about $1,100 cash and about 63 cases of cigarettes valued at $1,008 between May 28 and 29.

Western Avenue, 900 block--A woman reported that she was accosted at knifepoint by a man who forcibly took her to an industrial area under the Western Avenue Bridge where he raped her at 9:10 p.m. May 29.

Graynold Avenue, 1400 block--A VCR, phone and jewelry, total value undetermined, were stolen from a home that was entered through an unlocked window, between 8:40 a.m. and 7 p.m. May 29.

West Chevy Chase Drive, 300 block--Thieves pried open the front door of an apartment between 8:15 a.m. and 4 p.m. May 29 and stole $15 in coins and a VCR and jewelry valued at $1,100.

East Chestnut Street, 700 block--Stereo equipment, recorded music, a watch and camera equipment valued at $3,640 were stolen from an apartment between 7:50 a.m. and 6:20 p.m. May 29.

Lexington Drive and Geneva Street--A woman reported seeing a man expose himself while standing near a school playground where children were playing at 7:05 p.m. May 29.

Irving Avenue, 1200 block--Three guns, a sapphire pendant, a TV, a watch and a man's ring, valued at $12,000, plus credit cards, other jewelry of unknown value and $5,300 cash were stolen from a home between 9:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. May 29.

Cloud Avenue, 3800 block--Burglars entered an unlocked garage between May 29 and 30 and stole a set of golf clubs valued at $2,600, a paint sprayer valued at $2,500, and other tools and equipment valued at $1,025.

La Canada Flintridge

Ocean View Boulevard, 5300 block--Burglars smashed a kitchen window to gain entry to a home and stole two guns, jewelry and coins valued at $5,000 on May 30 and 31.


Glendale Boulevard, 2400 block--Three men armed with a semiautomatic handgun robbed a man of $20 cash as he returned to his car after using an automatic bank teller machine at 10 p.m. May 25.

Brunswick Avenue and Appleton Street--A gunman robbed a woman of her purse and money valued at $630 at 4 p.m. May 29.

Griffith Park Boulevard, 3100 block--Clothing and a stereo valued at $1,500 were stolen from an apartment by burglars who entered the premises at two different times on May 30 and 31.

Eagle Rock

Eagle Rock Boulevard, 5000 block--Burglars forced the locks of a building under construction and stole tools and supplies valued at $1,865 between May 22 and 26.

Eagle Rock Boulevard and Yosemite Drive--Two men took a woman's purse valued at $115 after a struggle at 6:30 p.m. May 29.

Colorado Boulevard, 1300 block--Burglars pried the screen off a sliding window and stole a TV and video equipment valued at $1,410 between 10:15 a.m. and 2:15 p.m. May 30.

Echo Park

Sunset Boulevard, 1200 block--Robbers armed with a handgun confronted a motorist in a parking lot and made off with the victim's car and a wallet containing about $50 at 8:30 p.m. May 25.

Alpine Street and Centennial Street--Three men brandishing a knife and a gun approached a person on a street at 8:15 p.m. May 25, stole $60 and fled in a car driven by a fourth man.

Lakeshore Avenue, 1400 block--A home was ransacked and burglarized between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. May 26. Money and jewelry valued at $2,670 were stolen.

Echo Park Avenue, 1900 block--A gunman robbed a pedestrian of her purse, which contained $66, at 9:05 p.m. May 28.

White Knoll Drive, 900 block--Witnesses reported that six men took part in an apartment burglary May 28, during which money and cameras valued at $1,350 were stolen.

Griffith Park

Zoo Drive, 5000 block--Two people were accosted on the street at 3 a.m. May 30 by two gunmen who took their wallets and money valued at $1,230.

Highland Park

York Boulevard, 6700 block--Household goods valued at $2,200 were stolen from an apartment on May 26 or 27.

Avenue 54 and Figueroa Street--A man approached a woman on a sidewalk and snatched her purse, containing money and technical instruments valued at $155 at 5:15 a.m. May 27.

Figueroa Street, 5800 block--A man armed with a revolver entered a commercial building and robbed an employee of $100 at 7 p.m. May 28.

Irvington Terrace, 5300 block--Video equipment valued at $1,750 was stolen from an apartment between 7:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. May 29.

Glassell Park

Estara Avenue, 3000 block--A money bag containing $627 was stolen from an open safe at the student store of a junior high school on May 26 or 27.

North Figueroa Street, 2600 block--A man threatened a fast-food restaurant employee with a blunt instrument and robbed her of $300 cash at 1:20 a.m. May 31.

Los Feliz

Los Feliz Boulevard, 3900 block--Computer equipment valued at $5,000 was stolen from an apartment between May 22 and 26.

North Vermont Avenue, 2700 block--Thieves entered a building with a key and stole a generator valued at $7,117 on May 24 or 25.

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