April 8 (hold over)
Sometime between 2:30 and 2:55 p.m., a grand theft occurred in the 200 block of North Grove Street. The suspect(s) removed the victim’s gardening equipment, a lawnmower, edger and trimmer taken from the victim’s vehicle and placed it into the suspect vehicle. The suspect(s) then fled the scene. The case was referred to detectives.
In the area of the Chantry Flat entrance at about 11:49 p.m., officers interviewed a driver following a traffic stop for a vehicle violation. During the interview, officers observed a BB gun that resembled a firearm in plain view. A high risk stop was conducted, the vehicle was searched and the following items were found: illicit weapons, illicit narcotics, and items commonly used to sell illicit narcotics. The driver was arrested and transported to Pasadena Jail for booking. Case sent to detectives.
A case was filed utilizing SMPD’s on-line reporting system that between 3:35 p.m. on April 18 and 11 a.m. on April 19, unknown suspect(s) vandalized a vehicle by smashing the rear window. The vehicle was parked in the 300 block of East Grandview Avenue. Case pending further information.