SPPD Weekly Crime Summary | June 30-July 6, 2020

Crimes and arrests from the week of June 30 - July 6 in South Pasadena

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The Weekly Crime Summary is a list of reported auto thefts, burglaries, robberies and other activities occurring in the City of South Pasadena. An alert and well-informed citizen makes you less of a target to a criminal. Remember; call the South Pasadena Police Department to report any suspicious activity.

THEFT

• 6-27-20, 3:28 AM to 3:46 AM, 600 block of Forest. ’11 Ford Ranger. Suspect(s) tamper with victim’s vehicle and take loss. LOSS: Catalytic converter.

• 7-2-20, 2:39 AM to 2:52 AM, 800 block of Meridian. Suspect takes unsecured loss from victim’s front door. SUSPECT DESCRIPTION: Male, White or Hispanic, 5’06’’ – 5’08’’, 150 – 160 lbs., dark short hair, wearing a white colored zippered sweat jacket, black shirt, black knee high shorts with white stripes along the side, black socks, black shoes, black face mask, light colored baseball cap with black bill. LOSS: Scooter.

• 6-23-20, 8:00 AM to 6-24-20, 12:02 PM, 1500 block of Bank. Suspect(s) enter victim’s backyard and take loss. LOSS: Keys, U.S. currency, miscellaneous items.

• 7-3-20, 10:00 AM to 7-4-20, 9:00 AM, 700 block of Prospect. Suspect(s) pry open mailboxes and take loss. LOSS: Mail.

• 7-3-20, 11:00 PM to 7-4-20, 8:00 AM, 800 block of Prospect. Suspect(s) pry open mailboxes and take loss. LOSS: Mail.

• 6-28-20, 7:00 PM to 7-5-20, 2:55 PM, 500 block of Mission. ’08 Toyota Prius. Suspect(s) tamper with victim’s vehicle and take loss. LOSS: Catalytic converter.

• 7-5-20, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, 600 block of Prospect. Suspect(s) pry open mailboxes and take loss. LOSS: Mail.

STOLEN VEHICLE

• 6-30-20, 4:36 PM to 5:02 PM, Via Del Rey/Camino Del Sol. ’07 Ford F450 (recovered). SUSPECT ARRESTED: Male, 28 years, Los Angeles. • 7-3-20, 5:30 PM to 7-4-20, 11:45 AM, 800 block of Grevelia ‘19 Hyundai Sonata (recovered by LAPD Olympic Division).

IDENTITY THEFT/CREDIT CARD FRAUD/CHECK FRAUD

• 6-26-20, 9:05 AM to 6-27-20, 9:20 AM, 900 block of Fair Oaks. Suspect(s) use victim’s information and make several unauthorized transactions.

• 7-6-20, 4:23 PM to 5:02 PM, 1100 block of Windsor. Suspect(s) alter and cash victim’s checks.

ROBBERY

  • 7-6-20, 12:45 PM to 1:00 PM, 1300 block of Huntington (Quick & Clean). Suspect 1 takes loss from victim’s cash register and is confronted by employee. Employee chases Suspect 1 out of store and Suspect 2 exits an awaiting vehicle with a knife. Suspect 1 enters vehicle and suspects drive away. SUSPECT DESCRIPTION: S1 – Female, Hispanic, heavyset build, red hair, tattoos on arms, wearing a black t-shirt, gray leggings. S2 – Male, Hispanic, medium build, tattoos on arms, wearing a black shirt and black baseball cap. SUSPECT VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: White Nissan Altima. LOSS: U.S. currency.

DRUNK IN PUBLIC

• 7-1-20, 10:35 PM to 11:05 PM, 1200 block of Fair Oaks (Pavilions). Officers respond to a call regarding a subject that is possibly drunk in public and find suspect to be under the influence of alcohol and unable to care for himself. SUSPECT ARRESTED: Male, 36 years, transient.

• 7-6-20, 10:55 PM to 11:28 PM, 1900 block of Marengo. Officer responds to a call regarding a subject causing a disturbance and find suspect to be under the influence of alcohol and unable to care for himself. SUSPECT ARRESTED: Male, 41 years, South Pasadena.

SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES

• 6-29-20, 8:00 PM to 6-30-20, 10:30 AM, 1600 block of Milan. Suspect(s) scatter nails on victim’s driveway.

• 6-26-20, 5:30 PM, 1600 block of Milan. Suspect(s) scatter nails on victim’s driveway.

• 6-27-20, 12:00 AM to 6-28-20, 6:00 AM, 1800 block of Oak. Suspect(s) scatter nails on victim’s driveway.

• 7-1-20, 7:30 PM, 800 block of Garfield. Suspect(s) scatter nails on victim’s driveway.

• 6-27-20, 8:30 PM to 6-28-20, 7:30 AM, 1600 block of Marengo. Suspect(s) scatter nails on victim’s driveway.

• 7-6-20, 1100 block of Stratford. Suspect(s) scatter nails on victim’s driveway.

  • 7-6-20, 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM, 1200 block of Milan. Suspect(s) scatter nails on victim’s driveway.

DISCHARGE FIREARM IN A NEGLIGENT MANNER

  • 7-1-20, 11:35 AM to 12:28 PM, 500 block of Camino Verde. Officers respond to a call regarding a subject firing a weapon and smoke coming from the area. Suspect is found to be discharging a firearm in a negligent manner. SUSPECT ARRESTED: Male, 62 years, South Pasadena.

For graffiti removal, call the City of South Pasadena “Graffiti Removal Hotline” at 626-403-7249. This is a 24-hour a day recording. A written release is required prior to removal from private property.