On October 7, 2022, at 11:30 AM, South Pasadena police officers were dispatched to the 200 block of St. Albans Avenue for a report of a residential burglary.
Witnesses stated the suspect walked onto the victim’s property, removed a window screen, and attempted to enter the residence, but was unsuccessful.
Officers arrived on the scene a short time later, and based on accounts from multiple witnesses, narrowed down the suspect’s location to a vacant house. The officers conducted a search of the vacant property and detained the suspect, who was later identified as twenty-one-year-old Miguel Fuentes from Los Angeles, California.
Fuentes was arrested for attempted residential burglary and booked at Alhambra City Jail, where he was being held pending arraignment.
If anyone has any information on this incident, please contact the South Pasadena Police Department Detective Bureau at (626) 403-7284.