Crime Report

Friday, Aug. 13At 4:00 p.m., a male armed with a handgun entered the Boost Mobile store located in the 12900 block of Paramount and robbed the business. The suspect was last seen running southbound from the store. Detectives are investigating. Sunday, Aug. 15 At 11:00 p.m., officers arrested and booked a 20-year-old Paramount man after finding him to be in possession of methamphetamine during a traffic stop. Tuesday, Aug. 17 At 3:45 a.m., officers were called to St. Francis Hospital regarding a victim who was possibly assaulted with a knife while walking in the area of Gardendale and Lakewood. For unknown reasons the suspects began fighting with the victim resulting in the victim sustaining a cut lip. The suspects then fled the area. Based on circumstances, the incident may be gang related. Information provided by Downey Police Department. Report crimes in progress by calling 911.

********** Published: August 19, 2010 - Volume 9 - Issue 18