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Crime Watch: Saturday, June 25

Posted: June 25, 2011 1:55 a.m.
Updated: June 25, 2011 1:55 a.m.

June 15
Between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. The Old Road at Towsley Canyon Road, Newhall. Someone shattered a car’s front passenger window and stole a purse valued at $300, a handful of credit and debit cards and $350 in cash.

June 17
Between 8 a.m. and 8 a.m. June 19. Canyon End Road, Canyon Country. Two neighbors reported that someone had pried open the lock devices on their mailboxes and stolen an unknown amount of mail.
Between 5:30 p.m. and 8 a.m. June 19. Castaic Middle School, 28900 Hillcrest Parkway, Castaic. Someone tried to break into the school’s locked office by shattering a two-by-three-foot window. Nothing was determined to be stolen or out of order in the office.

June 18
7 p.m. AT&T Store, Bouquet Canyon Road, Saugus. Store employees reported that a man who appeared to be in his early 30s stole a $650 iPhone after asking sales associates about cell phones for 45 minutes. Employees said he walked over to a display, cut the phone from the wire it was attached to and ran out of the store and out of sight.

Between 8 p.m. and 8 a.m. June 19. Carson Way, Stevenson Ranch. Someone shattered a parked, locked car’s front passenger window and stole a Mac Book Pro laptop computer valued at $2,000.

Between 9 p.m. and 10 a.m. June 19. Paolino Place, Valencia. A man reported that someone smashed in his car’s right rear window and stole a $1,200 Dell laptop, a $150 laptop bag, a wireless computer mouse and a hardback book.

Between 10 p.m. and 8 a.m. June 19. Lost Springs Road, Canyon Country. Someone stole a camping refrigerator valued at $900, an air compressor valued at $300 and an $85 pair of sunglasses from an unlocked off-road modified car parked in a driveway.

Between 10:30 p.m. and 6 a.m. June 19. Mirabelle Lane, Saugus. A woman reported that someone had punctured her car’s two front tires while the vehicle was parked in front of her home. The woman told deputies that someone had vandalized her other car a week earlier.

June 19
4:30 p.m. Creekview Park, Park Street, Newhall. Deputies arrested two transient men for being drunk in public  during a patrol check at Creekview Park.

7:17 p.m. 3rd Street, Newhall. Deputies arrested a 25-year-old Sun Valley man for driving under the influence after he crashed his car into another vehicle, then fled the scene on foot with his girlfriend, the passenger. After deputies located the man at a nearby liquor store, he said he had fled the scene because he was on parole for a sex crime and didn’t want to go to prison. Deputies determined that he had been driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

June 20
Between midnight and 4:50 a.m. Valley Street, Newhall. While recovering a stolen vehicle, deputies found that someone had stripped the car of nearly $1,000 in accessories, including four tire rims, a Sony stereo, two front-door panels and a spoiler. The car was returned to its registered owner in as-is condition.

June 21
4:30 p.m. Valle Del Oro and Costa Brava Street. Deputies arrested five people for trespassing in a city-controlled portion of the Santa Clara riverbed after finding them at a makeshift campsite there. One of the suspects, a 29-year-old Newhall man, matched the Sheriff’s Special Victims Unit’s description for a rape suspect who was said to be in the area. All five suspects were taken into custody.

Approximately 5:30 p.m. Sierra Highway and Flying Tiger Drive, Canyon Country. Deputies arrested a 41-year-old transient for being drunk in public after responding to a call about people drinking in the Santa Clara riverbed. The man was staggering as he walked up and down the riverbed and appeared unable to care for himself.

All information is compiled from reports at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station gathered April 29. To report a crime, call (661) 255-1121. To report a tip anonymously, call (800) 222-8477.


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