First published in the Nov. 10 print issue of the Outlook Valley Sun.
Crescenta Valley Sherrif’s deputies responded to a grand theft report after a catalytic converter went missing from a victim’s Prius on the 4300 block of Fairlawn Drive. The vehicle was parked on the street from 4 p.m. on Oct. 30 to 10:20 a.m. on Oct. 31. The victim called law enforcement after she was met with a loud roar upon starting the vehicle. No CCTV footage was located near the scene.
A Bobcat excavator was stolen from Foothill Boulevard and Hillard Avenue while parked overnight. The excavator was parked on Oct. 28 and was discovered missing around 6:30 a.m. on Oct 31. Law enforcement, in partnership with the company who was making use of the excavator, used a GPS tracker to locate the excavator, but were unable to identify who had taken it.
A woman was burglarized while shopping at a business on the 900 block of Foothill Boulevard at 3:45 p.m. on Nov. 5. She left her purse sitting in her shopping cart and noticed her iPhone missing upon her return. They reviewed loss prevention CCTV footage, but no suspect was identified at the time of the police report.
Editor’s note: Details included in the Sheriff’s crime report are taken directly from the deputies’ reports on file at the Crescenta Valley Sheriff’s station. The Outlook Valley Sun is not responsible for incompleteness or inaccuracies in the original reports.