(One hundred block given in place of exact address)
The Weekly Crime Digest is a listing of auto thefts, burglaries, robberies, and other activities reported in the city of South Pasadena. An alert and knowledgeable citizen makes you less of a target for a criminal. Remember: Call the South Pasadena Police Department to report any suspicious activity.
• 2-2-22, 8:33 p.m., block 1700 of Grevelia. The suspect suffers losses in the shared mailbox area. SUSPICIOUS DESCRIPTION: Male, white or Hispanic, wearing hoodie, jeans, black mask. LOSS: Parcel parcel.
• 3-9-22, 12:52 PM, 1300 block from Huntington (T-Mobile). The suspects enter the store and forcefully pull the security cables. The suspects are later arrested by LASD Carson for committing a similar crime in their town. DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECTS: (3) Men. LOSS: Mobile phones.
• 3-10-22, 10:30 a.m. to 10:40 a.m., 700 block of Fair Oaks (The Massage Place). The suspect enters the business and asks to use the restroom. The suspect later informs the victim that the restroom has flooded and takes the cash register loss as the victim is distracted. SUSPICIOUS DESCRIPTION: Male, burly, dressed in a gray beanie, gray long-sleeved shirt and light gray sweatpants. LOSS: American currency.
• 3-4-22, 6:30 p.m. to 3-5-22, 4:00 p.m., block 2000 of Hanscom. Dodge Charger Wagon. The suspects suffer the loss of the victim’s unlocked vehicle. LOSS: Sunglasses, key chains, cash, miscellaneous. registration papers and plates. (crime report)
• 3-11-22, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., block 1100 of Mound. ’18Toyota Tacoma. The suspect(s) tampers with the victim’s vehicle and suffers the losses. LOSS: Tailgate.
• 3-6-22, 3:00 PM to 3-7-22, 10:30 AM, 1800 block of State. The suspect(s) have lost their place in the parking lot. LOSS: Bike.
• 3-4-22, 9 p.m. to 3-6-22, 12:30 p.m., block 1100 of Magnolia. 2008 Toyota Prius. Suspect(s) cut and removed the loss from the victim’s vehicle. LOSS: Catalytic converter.
• 3-13-22, 3:56 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., 400 block of Fair Oaks (Ace Hardware). The suspect suffers losses and leaves without paying. SUSPICIOUS DESCRIPTION: Female, Hispanic, 5’06”, 160 lbs, late 20s-early 30s, reddish-black hair, scripted tattoo on chest, tattoo above right eyebrow, tattoo on shoulders, wearing tank top brown, blue jeans, black shoes. DESCRIPTION OF THE SUSPECTED VEHICLE: Black Volvo S60. LOSS: Tools.
3-12-22, 4:08 a.m. to 5:55 a.m., 1100 block of Fair Oaks (Baja Fresh). A suspect enters the business world by breaking a window. The suspect uses a crowbar to open a cash register and an office door. SUSPICIOUS DESCRIPTION: Male, wearing dark hoodie with “True Religion” lettering, dark pants, dark shoes, dark mask, dark gloves with light lettering, holding crowbar and flashlight. DESCRIPTION OF THE SUSPECTED VEHICLE: Black, new model of Lexus sedan. LOSS: American currency.
3/11/21, 3:46 p.m., 1600 block of Amberwood. The suspect opens the laundry room door and then tampers with the coin slot of the washing machine with a lever. SUSPICIOUS DESCRIPTION: Male, Black, 40s, wearing black jacket, gray shirt, blue jeans, black backpack. LOSS: American currency.
POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE
3-11-22, 8:48 p.m. to 9:09 p.m., Fremont/Alhambra. The officer pulls the suspect over for a traffic violation and discovers the suspect is in possession of methamphetamine. SUSPECT ARRESTED: Male, Asian, 58 years old, Los Angeles.
POSSESSION OF DRUG ACCESSORIES
3/13/22, 1:22 a.m. to 1:52 a.m., 400 block of Fair Oaks. Officers respond to a call regarding a disturbance and discover that the suspect is in possession of drug paraphernalia. SUSPECT ARRESTED: Male, Hispanic, 25, Desert Hot Springs.
3-6-22, 00:00 AM to 3-8-22, 7:07 PM, 1100 block of Huntington. ’87 Porsche 944. Vehicle located by LAPD Northeast on 03/14/22.
Road accident without injury
• 3-8-22, 8:24 am, Orange Grove/Magnolia.
• 3-10-22, 3:51 a.m., Huntington/Maple.
• 03/14/22, 4:24 p.m., Fair Oaks/Mission.
• 3-9-22, 12:51 p.m., Mission/Fair Oaks. Hit and run.
• 03/14/22, 4:35 p.m., 110 Freeway/Orange Grove. Hit and run