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Crime Log

February 25, 1993

The following are selected entries from the crime logs of local law enforcement agencies between Feb. 15 and 21:


South Brand Boulevard, 1600 block--A student was robbed at gunpoint of his bicycle, valued at $250, at 2:10 p.m. Feb. 15, by a man who jumped out of a vehicle occupied by three others.

West Garfield Avenue, 500 block--Thieves picked the lock of an office and stole telephone equipment and a camera, valued at $520, on Feb. 15 or 16.

Marion Drive, 1200 block--Two apartments were ransacked and burglarized between 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Feb. 16, and $440 in property was stolen.

West Stocker Street, 100 block--A man was arrested at 4:30 p.m. Feb. 18 for threatening a restaurant manager with a knife, after complaining about the service.

Ruberta Avenue, 1000 block--A computer and printer valued at $900 were stolen from an unlocked apartment between 5 and 6:30 p.m. Feb. 18.

East Chestnut Street, 200 block--A travel bag containing clothing and jewelry, valued at $6,210, was stolen from an apartment, which was being vacated, between Feb. 18 and 21.

Calle Dulce, 1900 block--Vandals caused more than $20,000 damage to 17 newly constructed houses on Feb. 18 or 19. They were spray-painted, copper pipes and electrical cables were cut, and water was left running.

Omar Street, 800 block--Jewelry valued at $10,000 and two VCRs valued at $2,300 were stolen from a house between 11 a.m. and 8:30 p.m. Feb. 19.

East Broadway, 1400 block--Thieves kicked open the vice principal's door at Glendale High School between 4 and 5 p.m. Feb. 19 and stole portable radios valued at $2,450.

Oak Street, 400 block--A group of males pulled a motorist from his car at 12:30 a.m. Feb. 19 and robbed him of two rings and a watch of unknown value.

East Colorado Street, 1300 block--Thieves smashed the window of a shoe store and stole three sewing machines and an unknown amount of purses and shoes on Feb. 20 or 21.

Chevy Chase Drive and Colorado Street--A male pedestrian was hospitalized after being stabbed from behind at 2 a.m. Feb. 21.

Garfield and Glendale avenues--One man in a group of four wielded a knife at a pedestrian and robbed him of a wallet, which contained $6, at 4 a.m. Feb. 21.

Colorado Street and Chevy Chase Drive--A man pushed a teacher to the ground, held him at knifepoint and robbed him of a jacket, valued at $60, at 6:15 p.m. Feb. 21.

La Canada Flintridge

Godbey Drive, 5500 block--Vandals broke trees, water valves and electrical wires, valued at $725, and stole golfing equipment, valued at $370, from a country club on Feb. 13 or 14.

Ocean View Boulevard, 5400 block--Power tools valued at $610 were stolen from an unlocked garage between Feb. 15 and 17.

La Canada Boulevard, 5200 block--A house was ransacked and burglarized between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Feb. 16, and jewelry and silverware, valued at $2,300, were stolen.

Foothill Boulevard, 1300 block--Thieves pried open the door of a clothing store and stole three sewing machines and a telephone, valued at $1,970, between Feb. 18 and 20.

La Crescenta

El Caminito Street, 2600 block--Burglars broke the kitchen window of a house and stole jewelry, valued at $240, between 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Feb. 17.

Atwater Village

Fletcher Drive, 2700 block--Two men robbed a man of his vehicle at 11:30 p.m. Feb. 17.

Atwater Avenue, 3100 block--Thieves entered an apartment through an open window and stole a TV and video equipment, valued at $2,700, between 7:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Feb. 18.

Glendale Boulevard, 3100 block--A man robbed a video store clerk at gunpoint of $140 at 4:15 p.m. Feb. 20.

Cypress Park

Figueroa Street, 3400 block--A man robbed a woman of her purse and jewelry, valued at $170, at 8 p.m. Feb. 17.

Figueroa Street, 2600 block--Thieves broke a hole in a storage shed and stole supplies, valued at $2,000, on Feb. 18 or 19.

Eagle Rock

Merton Avenue--Burglars entered an apartment through an unlocked rear window and stole money and jewelry, valued at $4,490, between 12:55 and 9:30 p.m. Feb. 15.

Vincent Avenue, 5200 block--Burglars removed a screen and opened an unlocked window of a house, where they stole firearms and video equipment, valued at $1,232, between 8:10 and 8:30 a.m. Feb. 16.

Eagle Rock Boulevard and Yosemite Drive--Three men with a knife robbed a man on the sidewalk of a jacket, valued at $150, at 3:30 p.m. Feb. 16.

Hill Drive, 2200 block--A man walking up his driveway at 12:05 a.m. Feb. 17 was robbed of his wallet and money, valued at $35, by a man with a handgun.

Rockdale Avenue, 1100 block--Two men, both armed with handguns, robbed a man of $180 as he left his vehicle at 11 p.m. Feb. 17.

Hepner Avenue, 1400 block--Burglars forced open the kitchen door of a house, ransacked it and stole money and jewelry, valued at $2,650, between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Feb. 18.

Alumni Avenue, 4500 block--Burglars pried a board off a garage window and stole firearms and cash, valued at $8,730, between Feb. 18 and 20.

Echo Park

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