Tuesday, May 31
Grand theft. 10:10 a.m. Glenneyre St. Thieves stole a blue and white ceramic elephant bolted in place and valued at $4,000.
Dumping. 3:24 p.m. Firefighters took custody of a half dozen plastic gallon containers full of a yellowish liquid, which will be sent to a lab for analysis.
Wednesday, June 1
Petty theft. 31500 block of Egan Road. Items were taken overnight from an unlocked car.
Traffic stop. 11:29 a.m. 100 block of Cleo St. Victor DelaSantos, 48, of Huntington Beach, was held on a no-bail warrant out of Sacramento after being pulled over for a registration violation.
Hit and run. 4:10 p.m. 600 block of Wendt Terrace. A 46-year-old Laguna Beach woman was arrested for DUI and held for $2,500 bail.
Thursday, June 2
Traffic stop. 12:06 a.m. Third Avenue. A 20-year-old San Clemente man was arrested for DUI and held for $2,500 bail.
Burglary. 8:29 a.m. 100 block of High Drive. A thief was able to steal a purse and its contents, valued at $2,000, from the entry of an occupied home as the door was unlocked.
Fraud. 10:28 a.m. 32000 block of Point Place. A $134 fraudulent charge was made on a credit card.
Petty theft. 12:49 p.m. PD. About $1,300 in charges at out of town stores were made to a credit card stolen when a purse disappeared from a Laguna classroom.
Grand theft. 3 p.m. 1400 block of S. Coast Hwy. Three people are suspected in the theft of $1,090 worth of jewelry; a woman in her 60s accompanied by a man with a silver-haired mane and a slender blonde, both in their 40s.
Indecent exposure. 4:22 p.m. 150 Mountain Rd. A 37-year-old Mission Viejo man was arrested for suspicion of indecent exposure after several teenage girls reported him showing his genitals.
Traffic stop. 10:18 p.m. A 21-year-old Laguna Niguel man was arrested for suspicion of DUI.
Friday, June 3
Traffic stop. 12:43 a.m. Crown Valley Pkwy. A 30-year-old San Clemente woman was arrested for DUI.
Assault with a deadly weapon. 11:42 p.m. 300 block of Coast Hwy. A bar patron was taken to the hospital with a head injury after allegedly being slugged with a glass by another customer. Gilford Jay Seckler, 53, of Laguna Beach, was arrested in the alleged assault and held for $25,000 bail.
Saturday, June 4
Traffic stop. 12:13 a.m. 200 block of St. Ann’s Drive. A 25-year-old Rancho Santa Margarita woman was arrested for DUI and held for $10,000 bail.
Traffic stop. 1:56 a.m. Calliope St. An 18-year-old from Aliso Viejo was arrested for suspicion of DUI and her three teen-age passengers cited for curfew.
Traffic stop. 2:34 a.m. Woodland Drive. A Whittier man was arrested for DUI.
Speed race. 3:19 a.m. 20500 block of Laguna Canyon Rd. A 23-year-old Irvine man was arrested for DUI and held for $2,500 bail.
Vandalism. 11:33 a.m. 300 block of Thalia St. Tires were slashed on a car.
Theft. 6:15 p.m. 3000 block of Mountain View Dr. A $407 check was taken from a mailbox.
Vehicle burglary. 7 p.m. Coast Hwy. A purse was stolen from a locked car.
Grand theft. 8:17 p.m. 1000 block of Balboa Ave. A $699 iPod was taken during Artwalk.
Traffic collision. 8:17 p.m. Mountain Rd. A motorcyclist suffered minor injuries after losing control of his bike and skidding across southbound lanes of Coast Hwy.
Sunday, June 5
Bees. 3:24 p.m. Main Beach. Bee Busters removed a softball sized hive described as “Africanized.”Firebrand Media LLC wants comments that advance the discussion, and we need your help to accomplish this mission. Debate and disagreement are welcomed on our platforms but do it with respect. We won't censor comments we disagree with. Viewpoints from across the political spectrum are welcome here. While everyone is entitled to their opinion, our community is not obliged to host all comments shared on its website or social media pages, including:
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