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Action Log

May 03, 1999

The Times Orange County publishes a daily list of police incident reports provided by local law enforcement agencies. The Times prints items as soon as departments make them available. Because many departments release incident reports only weekly, not every community will be represented in each day's Action Log. Authorities from the following communities released incident reports over the weekend:


* Brea Mall: A man was arrested on suspicion of grand theft at 6:14 p.m. Saturday.

* Imperial Highway: Report of vandalism in the 100 block at 8:58 p.m. Friday.


* Beach Boulevard at La Mirada Circle: Police were looking for four men who robbed two people at gunpoint in a parking lot at 5:30 p.m. Saturday. The thieves apparently slashed the tires of the victims' car, then robbed them of cash and jewelry. The robbers were seen driving off in a copper-colored Mazda car. Anyone with information is asked to call (714) 562-3935.


* Rosslynn Avenue at Harbor Boulevard: A man was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving after police said he hit a parked car at 2:22 a.m. Sunday.

* East Orangethorpe Avenue: Police responded to a reported fight in a parking lot near a bar in the 200 block at 1:05 a.m. Sunday. When officers arrived, five people broke up the fight and dispersed.

* East Orangethorpe Avenue: A disturbance arrest was made in the 200 block at 1:40 a.m. Friday.

* Deerpark Drive: Report of a stolen blue Honda Accord in the 1300 block at 2:37 p.m. Thursday.

* Quartz Lane: Report of a burglarized 1994 green Toyota pickup in the 3300 block at 9:43 a.m. Thursday.

* Deerpark Drive: A man was arrested on suspicion of breaking and entering after police said he was found sleeping inside an apartment in the 2000 block at 7:46 a.m. Wednesday.

* Mission Avenue: Report of a stolen 1988 GMC pickup in the 200 block at 5:09 a.m. Wednesday.


* Chapman Avenue at Lewis Street: A noninjury traffic collision was reported near the Crystal Cathedral at 10:45 a.m. Sunday.

* Valley View Street at Lampson Avenue: Police were looking for a man who robbed a Bank of America at 12:30 p.m. Saturday. The man passed a note to the teller, demanded cash and ran off.

* Chapman Avenue at Loara Street: Police arrested two people, cited 84 more and impounded 46 vehicles during a vehicle checkpoint from noon to 7 p.m. Wednesday.


* Beach Boulevard at Yorktown Avenue: Police received a report of a board with spikes on it in the road at 12:44 p.m. Sunday.


* Forest Avenue: Two Anaheim residents were arrested on suspicion of possession and sale of methamphetamines in the 500 block at 1:47 a.m. Friday. The two are being held on $100,000 bail.

* South Coast Highway: A cellular phone was reported stolen in the 500 block at 6:32 p.m. Thursday.


* Alicia Parkway: Two people stole beer from a 7-Eleven in the 25300 block. A vehicle description was given to deputies, who located it a short time later with the people and beer inside. They were arrested for petty theft at 12:30 a.m. Friday.


* Alicia Parkway: Someone pried open the rear door of Famous Footwear in the 27100 block and stole a television and videocassette recorder from the break room and a few pairs of shoes from the store at 1:35 a.m. Friday.


* Valley View Street at La Palma Avenue: A Cypress man was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving at 4:08 a.m. Thursday.


* Bradford Avenue: A burglar alarm was triggered in the 500 block at 9:09 p.m. Friday.

* Melrose Street: A grand theft was reported in the 1000 block at 2:48 p.m. Friday.

* Bradford Avenue: A burglar alarm was triggered in the 500 block at 5:50 p.m. Friday.


* West Wilshire Avenue: Police chased a man suspected of drunk driving at 1:57 a.m. Sunday. The short pursuit ended with the suspect getting out of the car and running. A police helicopter spotted him and an arrest was made.


* Jackson Street at McFadden Avenue: A 38-year-old man was arrested on an outstanding warrant at 6:43 p.m. Wednesday.


* Savi Ranch Parkway at Mirage Road: A man was injured when bullets were fired at his car at 3:22 p.m. Saturday. He was treated at a hospital and released.

* Lesa Place: Report of a petty theft in the 4700 block at 8:23 a.m. Friday.

* Ben Nevis Way: Report of a burglary in the 27000 block at 11:36 a.m. Friday.

Authorities from the following communities did not release incident reports over the weekend: Anaheim, Costa Mesa, Cypress, Dana Point, Fountain Valley, Irvine, Laguna Woods, La Habra, Lake Forest, Los Alamitos, Mission Viejo, Newport Beach, Orange, San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano, Seal Beach, Stanton, Tustin and Villa Park.

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