Weekly Crime Summary 11.29.19

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 at (626) 403-7270 to report any suspicious activity.

COMMERCIAL BURGLARY

11-19-19, 6:57 a.m. to 7:11 a.m., 700 block of Fair Oaks (Hawaiian BBQ and Roll). Suspect shatters glass door to gain entry into business and takes loss. SUSPECT DESCRIPTION: Male, 30s, wearing a light-colored hoodie and black gloves. LOSS: Backpack, miscellaneous items.

11-25-19, 6:52 p.m. to 7:03 p.m., 1300 block of Huntington (T-Mobile). Suspect enters store and removes loss from security cables. LOSS: iPhones. SUSPECT DESCRIPTION: Male, black, 20, short hair with a tattoo next to right eye, wearing a burgundy sweater and light-colored sweat pants.

STOLEN VEHICLE

11-19-19, 12:01 p.m. to 12:48 p.m., Wayne/Oak. ’14 Nissan Versa.

POSSESSION OF PARAPHERNALIA

11-19-19, 8:37 p.m. to 8:59 p.m., 1300 block of Stratford. Officer on patrol contacts suspicious subjects near residential driveways and finds suspect in possession of a methamphetamine pipe and methamphetamine. SUSPECT ARRESTED: Male, Asian, 37, La Puente.

11-21-19, 10:56 a.m. to 11:18 a.m., Mission/Fairview. Officer on patrol contacts subject for smoking in public and finds subject in possession of a methamphetamine pipe. SUSPECT ARRESTED: Male, Asian, 19, South Pasadena.

FRAUD

11-20-19, 2:24 p.m. to 2:50 p.m., 900 block of Fair Oaks. Victim pays suspect cash to purchase suspect’s vehicle and later finds out that the vehicle belongs to a rental company. SUSPECT DESCRIPTION: Male, white, 30, bald, wearing business attire.

THEFT

11-23-19, 12:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., 400 block of Fair Oaks. ’99 Honda CRV. Suspect(s) remove loss from victim’s vehicle. LOSS: Car battery.

11-23-19, 9:55 p.m. to 10:06 p.m., 900 block of Fair Oaks. Suspect tries to purchase items but has his bank cards denied. Suspect then takes loss and exits store without paying for loss. SUSPECT DESCRIPTION: Male, 30s, 5-foot-5, 140 pounds, short black hair, brown eyes, wearing a black leather jacket, black T-shirt and gray sweatpants. LOSS: Cigarettes.

AUTO BURGLARY

11-23-19, 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m., 900 block of Lohman. ’14 Honda CRV. Suspect shatters window to gain entry into victim’s vehicle. LOSS: Purse.

11-23-19, 8:25 a.m. to 10:15 a.m., 900 block of Lohman. ’17 Buick Enclave. Suspect shatters window to gain entry into victim’s vehicle. LOSS: Purse.

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.