The following Feb. 6, 2017 crime report was supplied by LAPD Senior Lead Officer Michael Moore of the West L.A. Division. Arrests do not indicate a conviction.
500 Swarthmore, 1/31/17 at 2:42 PM. The suspects (#1 male black, black hair brown eyes, 5’8″ 150/160 lb, 17/20 years, #2 male white, brown hair, 5’8″ 150/160 lb, 17/20 years, driving a black Toyota 4 door) met with victim after victim posted a Craiglist ad selling a bong. The suspects attempted to take the bong by force. The victim refused to release the bong and was dragged as the suspects drove from the area.
BURGLARY/THEFT from MOTOR VEHICLE
- Pacific Coast Hwy/Sunset, 2/2/17 btwn 3 PM and 4:15 PM. The suspect used victim’s “hidden” key to unlock victim’s vehicle and took money and an iPhone.
- 800 Muskingum Ave, btwn 2/1/17 at 6 PM and 2/2/17 at 6 AM. The suspect took a license plate from victim’s vehicle.
ASSAULT WITH A DEADLY WEAPON
Pacific Coast Hwy/Sunset, 2/3/17 at 11:15 AM. During an argument the suspect (NFD) struck victim’s head with a rock or a pole causing an injury to victim’s head.
17800 Porto Marina, btwn 2/2/17 at 6 PM and 2/3/17 at 8 AM. The suspect cut a chain to enter location and took victim’s plumbing supplies.
400 Toyopa Dr, btwn 12/15/16 at 12 PM and 1/26/17 at 12 PM. The suspect took victim’s reading lights from the porch.
Pacific Coast Hwy/Entrada, 2/1/17 at 7 AM. A 34-year-old male was arrested for resisting arrest during a camping on the beach investigation.
800 Swarthmore, 1/30/17 at 5:15 PM. An 18-year-old female was arrested for embezzlement after taking over $2500 worth of gift cards.