Street Beat

Monday, June 11

Burglary.  400 block of S. Coast Hwy. 12 p.m. A business owner discovered someone had entered the business, breaking some items.

Fraud. 1 p.m. 400 block of Thalia St. A resident learned from a credit card services that someone was attempting add a name to her account.

DUI. 2:10 p.m. 1300 block of N. Coast Hwy. A subject thought to be intoxicated was detained for an immigration violation.

Fraud. 2:15 p.m. 300 block of N. Coast Hwy. Detectives will pursue a gallery customer who purchased seven paintings valued at $25,000 with two checks written on closed accounts.

DUI. 3:48 p.m. Coast Hwy. Citizens who called about an erratic driver led to the arrest of a 49-year-old Laguna Beach resident, who was detained for possession of several prescription pills without a prescription.


Tuesday, June 12

Vehicle fire. 1:25 p.m. Anita St. Fire, possibly started by an electrical problem, fully engulfed a vehicle parked just minutes before.

Fraud. 3:05 p.m. 1900 San Remo Dr. A resident reported three unauthorized transactions totaling $1,000 on his account at an Anthony, Tex., truck stop.

Suspicious circumstances. 7:56 p.m. 2800 block of Ward’s Terrace. Jason Doyle Young, 22, of Lake Forest, was arrested for suspicion of burglary and auto theft and held for $50,000 bail. He was found inside a Ward’s Terrace house, where he was preparing dinner for himself. Police say Young knows the daughter of the property’s owner.


Wednesday, June 13

Traffic stop. 12:38 a.m. Moss St. A 54-year-old Laguna Beach woman was held for DUI and $2500 bail.


Thursday, June 14

TS. 2:34 a.m. 200 block Wave St. A 24-year-old Sunset Beach woman was arrested for DUI and held for $2,500 bail.


Friday, June 15

Vandalism. 4:45 a.m. Park Avenue. The high school janitor discovered several door locks on the high school quad had been damaged with construction glue and windows and exterior doors inked with expletives in black markers.

Stalking. 31800 block of Coast Hwy. 10:25 a.m. A patient reported receiving unwanted veiled threats from an ex-boyfriend.

Traffic stop. 11:23 p.m. S. Coast Hwy. A 30-year-old Mission Viejo man was cited for DUI and held for $2500 bail.


Saturday, June 16

Traffic stop. 12:41 a.m. Canyon Acres. A 28-year-old Nevada man was arrested for DUI and held for $2500 bail.

Traffic stop. 12:52 a.m. 300 bock of Broadway St. A 35-year-old Foothill Ranch resident was arrested for DUI and held for $2500 bail.

Burglary. 1:23 a.m. 3300 block of Laguna Canyon Rd. Duncan James Munro, 33, a homeless man of Laguna Niguel, was arrested for suspicion of burglary after police were called when residents heard a window shatter in the first level of their building. The callers found a painting missing. Officers located a suspect nearby who had a painting in his possession. Munro was held for  $20,000 bail.

Traffic stop. 3:32 a.m. Laguna Canyon Rd. A caller who reported an inbound vehicle swerving prompted the arrest of a 20-year-old Laguna Beach man for DUI. He was held for $2500 bail.

Traffic stop. 3:35 p.m. 1000 block Laguna Canyon Rd. A 17-year-old local teen was arrested for DUI and held for $2500 bail.

Vandalism. 10:13 a.m. 31700 Coast Hwy. A video camera captured five juveniles  breaking the gate to access the beach.

Petty theft. 12:23 p.m. 700 block of Coast Hwy. A female in her 20s with brown wavy hair store a necklace.

Petty theft. 12:42 p.m. 200 block of Forest Ave. A female in her 30s with brown wavy hair took a $40 shirt.

Lost property. 4:27 p.m. PD. A woman who took off her jewelry to put sunscreen on her daughter reported a loss: a peach sapphire and diamond ring valued at $6,000 and silver ring with a turquoise stone valued at $200.


Sunday, June 17

Traffic stop. 3:16 a.m. Nyes Place. A 24-year-old Laguna Beach man and a 19-year-old woman from San Francisco were both arrested for suspicion of DUI after an officer observed both their vehicles speeding and driving recklessly.

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