Crime Log

April 01, 1993

The following are selected entries from the crime logs of local law enforcement agencies between March 22 and 28:


North Brand Boulevard, 800 block--Vandals caused $4,000 damage to a commercial building between Feb. 1 and March 21.

Mayfield Avenue, 3900 block--Jewelry valued at $7,475 was stolen from a house when a burglar gained entry through a dog door between Feb. 28 and March 20.

North Louise Street, 200 block--A video camera, camera and jewelry, valued together at $1,238, were stolen from a house between March 14 and 27.

Boynton Street and Palmer Avenue--Eight cars were damaged by gang taggers at 4 p.m. March 21.

East Garfield Avenue, 1100 block--Thieves entered a construction site and stole plywood and power tools, valued at $5,985, between March 20 and 22.

South Glendale Avenue, 1100 block--Two men threatened to shoot a market clerk at 3:30 a.m. March 22 as they robbed her of $20 cash and cigarette cartons.

North Everett Street, 500 block--A thief posing as a roofing contractor giving refunds stole $1,160 from a homeowner at 1:15 p.m. March 22.

Montrose Avenue, 3000 block--A burglar entered an apartment through an unlocked sliding glass door and stole two guns, ammunition, a bicycle and a microwave oven between 6:45 a.m. and 3:55 p.m. March 22.

West Wilson Avenue, 300 block--Graffiti was painted on a car at 5 p.m. March 22.

San Fernando Road and Acacia Avenue--A cab driver was assaulted with a chain by a drunk passenger at 2 a.m. March 23.

South Kenwood Street, 200 block--A burglar removed several window panes to enter a ground floor apartment and steal a camcorder, 35-mm camera and a credit card between 11:15 and 11:59 p.m. March 23.

Glenoaks Boulevard, 1800 block--A gunman robbed a small market, escaping with $400 in cash and four packages of cigarettes, at 8:55 p.m. March 24.

Gesell Street, 1000 block--Burglars stole more than $3,000 worth of home entertainment equipment and tools after prying open a rear door window and screen between noon and 3 p.m. March 25.

South Brand Boulevard, 200 block--A man was stabbed in the back at 8:55 p.m. March 26 by a man believed to be a gang member, and the victim was hospitalized.

West Milford Street, 500 block--Burglars forced open the door of a rear guest house and stole a TV and VCR on March 26 or 27.

West Glenoaks Boulevard, 1900 block--A market clerk was robbed at gunpoint of $700 to $800 cash at 9:25 p.m. March 27.

Green Street, 800 block--Burglars entered a house through an unlocked window and stole a TV and VCR on March 27 or 28.

South Glendale Avenue, 800 block--Burglars smashed a front window in a liquor store, stealing 10 cartons of cigarettes and six half pints of liquor, at 9:15 p.m. March 28.

North Louise Street, 900 block--A computer, video camera, camera, watch and statue, valued at $4,450, were stolen from a house between 6 and 11 a.m. March 28.

La Canada Flintridge

Hampstead Road, 4100 block--A Harley Davidson motorcycle valued at $15,000 was stolen from a garage March 24 or 25.

Starlight Crest Drive, 200 block--A custom-made mailbox valued at $350 was stolen from a house between 7 and 11 p.m. March 27.

Starlight Crest Drive, 200 block--A mailbox valued at $100 was stolen from a house on March 27 or 28.

La Crescenta

Foothill Boulevard, 2600 block--Two men who reportedly stole 34 cases of soda, valued at $312, from a supermarket were arrested after a high-speed chase at 4:30 a.m. March 28.

Cypress Park

Idell Street, 2600 block--Two men with guns attempted to rob a market clerk, but the clerk fell to the floor in fear and the robbers fled without any property at 2 p.m. March 25.

Eagle Rock

Figueroa Street, 7400 block--Thieves smashed an office window with a sledgehammer and stole computer equipment, valued at $5,420, on March 21 or 22.

Colorado Boulevard, 2800 block--A department store clerk was robbed at gunpoint of $20 cash at 11:15 a.m. March 22.

Range Road, 2700 block--Thieves kicked in the door of a house and stole firearms and a TV, valued at $3,487, between 4:30 and 6:30 p.m. March 23.

Colorado Boulevard, 1500 block--A man climbed a fence, cut the locks on a shed and stole tools, valued at $3,377, at 5:55 a.m. March 24.

College View Place, 1700 block--Two men snatched a purse valued at $30 from a woman on the street at 5 p.m. March 24.

Figueroa Street, 7200 block--A woman in a parking lot was robbed of her purse and money, valued at $80, by two men at 7 p.m. March 24.

Colorado Boulevard, 2200 block--A man asked a female pedestrian for the time, then pulled a gun and robbed her of $60 at 8:15 p.m. March 25.

Colorado Boulevard, 1900 block--Two men robbed a liquor store clerk of money and liquor, valued at $448, at 11:50 p.m. March 26.

Kincheloe Drive, 5300 block--Tools valued at $1,200 were stolen from a garage between 3 and 6 p.m. March 28.

Echo Park

Parmer Avenue, 1500 block--A purse valued at $300 was snatched from a woman as she walked down the street at 10 p.m. March 22.

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