Sierra Madre Police Blotters: Sept. 12 to 17




Sept. 12

Sierra Madre Police Department (SMPD) officers were dispatched at about 8:26 a.m. to the 00 block of Suffolk Avenue, regarding a theft from a vehicle report. Unknown suspect(s) entered victim’s apartment complex parking lot sometime between Sept. 11 at 10 p.m. and Sept. 12 at 6:10 a.m. and ransacked the victim’s vehicle, taking victim’s property. Case was forwarded to detectives.

At 8:26 a.m., officers responded to the 00 block of Suffolk Avenue, regarding a stolen vehicle report. The victim stated that his car was parked the night before at about 6 p.m. in the rear carport. When he returned on Sept. 12, he discovered it missing. The car is described as a 2014 gray Honda Civic, containing two car seats and miscellaneous baby items. The victim’s truck was also ransacked at the same location. SMPD dispatch entered the auto into the stolen vehicle database and notified surrounding agencies.

At 9:10 a.m., officers dispatched to the station lobby for an auto burglary report. The victim’s car was parked in the driveway in the 100 block of Esperanza Avenue on Sept. 11, at about 1 p.m. The victim returned to the car on Sept. 12, at about 8:45 a.m., to discover the passenger door open. Unknown suspect(s) stole personal property. Case was forwarded to detectives.

Sept. 13

At about 3:50 p.m., officers were dispatched to the station lobby for a stolen bike report. The victim last saw his bike on the bike rack of his parked SUV on Sept. 12 at approximately 9 p.m. in the 500 block of Woodland Drive. On Sept. 13, at about 8:15 a.m., the victim received a call from his neighbor telling him that his bike had been stolen. The victim states that it appears the locks that secured the bike had been cut by bolt cutters. Case was forwarded to detectives.


At 5:30 p.m., officers and a supervisor were dispatched to a domestic dispute in the 400 block of Fairview Avenue. An argument between two males escalated into an assault charge after one male struck the other with a bamboo stick. A male was arrested and transported to Pasadena PD’s jail. An emergency protective order was obtained keeping the aggressor from returning to the house. Case referred to the DA’s office for filing considerations.

Sept. 17

At about 9:17 a.m. officers responded to the 200 block of East Sierra Madre Boulevard for an auto burglary. The victim said that she last saw her property the night before at about 11 p.m. When she returned on Sept. 17, at about 5:50 a.m., she found her trunk and passenger door open. An unknown suspect(s) rummaged through her vehicle and allegedly stole property while the vehicle was parked in the carport. Victim had several white bags with recently purchased household items that were taken. Detectives are following up on a witness account of possible suspect(s).

September 21, 2016

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