Crime Report

Friday, March 11At 9:20 p.m., two victims were walking on Imperial Highway at Ibbetson Avenue when a suspect brandishing a gun demanded their money. The victims complied and the suspect fled on foot. Detectives are investigating a residential burglary of an unoccupied dwelling that occurred at 10:00 p.m. in the 7700 block of Florence Avenue. Sunday, March 13 At 10:20 p.m., two suspects brandishing a handgun demanded property from victims in the 8700 block of Stamps Road. The suspects fled on foot with the victims' property. Monday, March 14 At 8:50 p.m., residents returned to their home in the 10000 block of Lesterford Avenue and discovered that unknown suspect(s) had entered through a window and burglarized their residence. The suspect(s) fled with the loss in an unknown direction. Wednesday, March 16 While patrolling in the 7500 block of Calmcrest Drive, an officer was alerted by the License Plate Reader system that a stolen vehicle was in the area. The officer located and recovered the vehicle, which was reported stolen from the city of Santa Ana. Information provided by Downey Police Department.

********** Published: March 17, 2011 - Volume 9 - Issue 48