Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012At 3:30 p.m., officers responded to the 8100 block of Cole Street regarding a residential burglary in progress. Upon arrival, officers saw two suspects inside the residence. The suspects fled through the back door and were ultimately caught and charged with residential burglary. Friday, Feb. 10, 2012 At 7:15 p.m., the victim was walking in the alley to the rear of La Reina north of 5th street when he was approached by the suspect who simulated a knife. After demanding and receiving the victim's property, the suspect fled the scene on foot. The victim was not injured. Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012 At 7:40 p.m., officers responded to the alley located to the rear of 12820 Paramount Boulevard concerning a possible carjacking. The victim was driving his car through the alley when he was stopped by three suspects. The suspects pulled the victim from the car, assaulted him, and robbed him. They fled the scene in the victim's car. Detectives are investigating. Information provided by Downey Police Department.
********** Published: February 16, 2012 - Volume 10 - Issue 44