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Crime Log

April 15, 1993

The following are selected entries from the crime logs of local law enforcement agencies between April 5 and 11:


Ayars Canyon Way, 3400 block--Thieves entered a residence under construction through unlocked garage doors and stole faucets, a toilet and toilet seats, valued together at $2,670, between March 9 and April 9.

North Central Avenue, 1300 block--Thieves entered an open apartment garage and stole a TV, two table lamps and power tools, valued together at $1,500, between April 1 and 10.

Mariposa Street, 1200 block--Jewelry valued at $1,750 was stolen from an apartment between April 3 and 10.

Lauderdale Avenue, 4400 block--Thieves pried open a deadbolt on a rear door and stole a portable radio, tools and candy, valued together at $125, while the resident was working in the basement at 10:30 p.m. April 5.

East Harvard Street, 1200 block--A thief pried open front and bedroom doors to steal three rings, valued together at $2,700, at 3:30 p.m. April 8, then called the victim several times offering to sell the rings back.

Lexington Drive, 300 block--Thieves entered through an unlocked window and stole compact discs, a home stereo system and miscellaneous tools, valued together at $1,500, on April 10 or 11 and left through a front door.

North Brand Boulevard, 300 block--A thief claiming to have a gun robbed the Bank of America at 11:20 a.m. April 10, escaping with $2,290.

West Acacia Avenue, 100 block--A gunman fired shots into the bedroom window of an occupied apartment at 3 a.m. April 11; no one was injured.

El Moreno Street, 3700 block--Newspapers from the White Aryan Resistance containing racial comments were left outside a residence between 5 and 7:30 a.m. April 11.

La Canada/ Flintridge

Berkshire Place, 100 block--Thieves took a video camera valued at $250 from a Methodist church on April 5 or 6.

Alta Canada Road, 4900 block--An antique lawn decoration valued at $1,000 was taken from a yard on April 9 or 10.

Viro Road, 4700 block--Thieves entered an unlocked bedroom window to steal a stereo tuner, valued at $200, on April 9 or 10.

La Crescenta

Foothill Boulevard, 3000 block--A microwave oven and cigarettes, valued together at $4,320, were stolen from a liquor store at 4:25 a.m. April 4.

Atwater Village

Los Feliz Boulevard, 3000 block--A thief, displaying a handgun in his waistband, took $100 from a gas station at 6:25 a.m. April 8.

Cypress Park

Birkdale Street, 2300 block--Thieves stole video equipment valued at $1,000 after entering through a rear window between 10:30 a.m. and 12:55 p.m. April 9.

Avenue 28, 600 block--Thieves pried open a side door, ransacked the residence and removed money and jewelry, valued together at $3,265, between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. April 11.

Eagle Rock

Niagara Way, 2500 block--After climbing a side fence to reach the second floor, thieves entered a private residence, possibly with a key, and stole video and camera equipment, valued at $4,750, between 8:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. April 5.

Eagle Rock Boulevard, 4400 block--A thief with a gun forced an employee to re-enter a closed fast-food restaurant and open the safe, and escaped with an unknown amount of cash at 3:20 a.m. April 6.

Eagle Rock Boulevard, 4300 block--A thief using a gun covered with a handkerchief stole $150 from a mini-market at 5:05 a.m. April 6.

North Figueroa Street, 6800 block--Entering through a side window, thieves stole a TV and video equipment, valued together at $2,300, between 7 a.m. and 10:50 p.m. April 7.

Oak Grove Drive, 1600 block--Thieves stole jewelry and video equipment, valued together at $1,100, between 7:45 a.m. and 6:45 p.m. April 9.

Colorado Boulevard, 2700 block--A woman waiting for a bus was hit in the foot by gunfire at 3:25 p.m. April 9.

North Figueroa Street, 6700 block--Thieves pried open a garage lock and removed tools, valued at $1,880, on April 10 or 11.

Eagle Rock Boulevard, 4400 block--An aluminum frame door at a store was pried open, allowing thieves to enter and steal cigarettes, valued at $3,400, on April 10 or 11.

North Maywood Avenue, 5000 block--An attempted stabbing took place at a church at 6 p.m. April 11.

Echo Park

Centennial Street, 900 block--Knocking on a door to gain entry, a thief tied up a man, ransacked his house and stole money and property, valued together at $220, at 10:10 p.m. April 5.

Echo Park Avenue and Montana Street--A man who was waiting for a bus was hit and robbed at gunpoint by thieves who escaped $117 at 12:10 a.m. April 7.

Baxter Street, 1500 block--Thieves broke into a school's snack shack, ransacking it and taking property, valued at $20, on April 9 or 10.

Boulevard, 1100 block--Thieves took computer equipment, valued at $5,000, at 1:30 p.m. April 10. The equipment was found behind a trash bin.

Redesdale Avenue, 1600 block--Video equipment and a radio valued together at $1,400 were taken from a home between 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. April 10.

Glassell Park

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