A robbery was reported in the 200 block of Berkshire Avenue on Sept. 14 at 5:30 p.m. While walking eastbound on Berkshire Avenue, the victim was approached by two male suspects who asked him for money. He stated that he had no money and the two suspects proceeded to punch him and steal the white jersey he was wearing and his backpack, which included money and an EBT card. The victim described the suspects to the deputy as being men, one of them with long hair wearing a black shirt and brown pants. The second suspect was seen wearing a brown jacket and blue shorts. The victim said he is positive he could identify the suspects if he saw them again. There have been no developments in finding the suspects. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Gonzalez, who is assigned to the case, at the station.
A deputy responded to a burglary in the 1200 block of El Vago Street on Sept. 9 at 9:02 p.m. The victim received a notification on her cell phone regarding motion detection from her residence. When she reviewed the surveillance footage, she saw three men enter her residence. She said that she does not live at the location currently because of ongoing construction. Due to the construction, the front door is unable to unlock she said, noting that this is the third incident that involved three suspects entering the residence. The victim added that no personal properties are left at the residence and believes that the three suspects know the house is unoccupied, which may encourage them to enter. This time, there were no items stolen from the property. When the deputy contacted their neighbor, he said he saw three males exiting the residence westbound on El Vago and out of view.
A residential burglary was reported in the 440 block of Encinas Drive on Sept. 16 between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. An unknown person broke into the victim’s house and stole jewelry and money from his bedroom dresser. He said that the home was ransacked when he arrived and believes the suspect entered his home through the window of the master bedroom bathroom. When he arrived home, his front door was unlocked and his home alarm was disarmed. There was a broken glass window located in the master bedroom.
Deputies responded to a petty theft call in the 2600 block of Foothill Boulevard on Sept. 9 at 2:20 p.m. The store manager told the deputies that an unknown male entered the store that was open at the time, walked inside and sat on a chair next to the entrance. He then asked the cashier for a glass of water. While the cashier was getting water, the suspect, without hesitation reached into the tip jar and placed it in front of the cash register and removed the cash. The suspect quickly fled the store. The manager was unable to show the deputies the CCTV footage at the time because he had to contract corporate to gain access.
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 the incompleteness or inaccuracies in the original reports.
First published in the September 21 print issue of the Outlook Valley Sun.