Rash of Burglaries under Investigation

A computer and jewelry stolen in a pair of residential burglaries in the city

Computers and jewelry were stolen from South Pasadena homes, according to local police department officials.

A residential burglary took place on March 27 in the 1300 block of Monterey Road in which police say thieves entered a residence between 8:45 a.m. and 3:45 p.m. through an unknown means and left with a laptop and jewelry.

The second break-in took place on March 30 between 7 a.m. and 8:45 p.m., in which authorities say a burglar forced open a rear door of a home in the 1000 block of Magnolia Street. A laptop and jewelry were reported stolen.

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Detectives at the South Pasadena Police Department are also investigating three thefts in the past week. On March 28, between 6:51 to 7:16, police say a suspect removed a wallet, driver’s license and bank cards from a victim’s shopping cart at Rite Aid in the 900 block of Fair Oaks Avenue.

On the same day, from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. on March 29, officials say keys and miscellaneous items were stolen from a 2014 Subaru Impreza parked in the 1400 block of Milan Avenue.

Between 5:26 p.m. to 5:42 p.m. on March 31, police say a license plate was stolen from a 2012 Toyota Sienna parked in the 1200 block of Lyndon Street.