Crime Report

Thursday, Dec. 13At 8:50 a.m., two males entered a home in the 10900 block of Hasty, when they were confronted by the resident inside. The two suspects fled through a window and ran to a vehicle driven by a third suspect. The victim was not injured. Detectives are investigating.

At 11:00 a.m., a Downey resident parked his vehicle in the parking lot of Coffee Bean at 8550 Firestone. While he was inside the business, suspect(s) smashed his passenger side window and stole a bag containing a large amount of US currency. Detectives are investigating.

Friday, Dec. 14 At 1:30 p.m., a female victim was walking in the area of Lakewood and Imperial when she was approached from behind by a male who forcibly pulled a necklace and medallion from her neck. The victim struggled with the suspect and was able to get her necklace back, but the suspect ran away with her medallion. The victim was not injured. Detectives are investigating.

Saturday, Dec. 15 At 5:05 a.m., a group of five females and one male entered the Rite Aid on Firestone. While inside, the suspects concealed several items in their purses before attempting to leave. A security guard attempted to block their exit, but was pushed away by the group. The suspects entered a vehicle and drove away. It is believed that these suspects are responsible for similar crimes in San Diego and Long Beach. Detectives are investigating. Infromation provided by the Downey Police Department

********** Published: December 20, 2012 - Volume 11 - Issue 36