Friday, March 4At 7:30 a.m., officers arrested a 16-year-old Bellflower resident for simulating a weapon at an afterschool gathering in the 9400 block of Borson. The suspect was booked and released to his parents. Sunday, March 6 At 8:50 p.m., three teenage males were standing in the alley to the rear of 8739 Stewart & Gray when they were approached by several suspects claiming gang affiliation. The suspects attacked them with a knife, and fled the scene. Two of the victims sustained superficial lacerations and the third victim was not injured. At 10:40 p.m., two employees of El Chilito's Restaurant (12812 Paramount Blvd.) were taking out the trash when they were approached by the suspect holding a handgun and demanding their money. At 3:55 p.m., officers arrested two females for commercial burglary for stealing copper at 8605 Firestone Blvd. Information provided by Downey Police Department.
********** Published: March 10, 2011 - Volume 9 - Issue 47