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Monday, Oct. 23

Stolen vehicle. 400 block of Brooks St. 7:18 a.m. The owner of a Ford Edge believes she left a set of keys in her vehicle, spotted on video outbound on Laguna Canyon at 2:10 a.m.

Welfare check. 32100 block of Virginia Way. 4:25 p.m. A 71-year-old resident was arrested for DUI because her slow exit from a parked vehicle provoked concern by a neighbor due to a heat wave. The motorist blamed a medication for her actions.

Suspicious person. 800 block of N. Coast Hwy. Gary Scott Wilson, 50, of Santa Ana, was cited and released for outstanding misdemeanor drug warrants.

Tuesday, Oct. 24

DUI. Forest Avenue. 12:41 a.m. A 24-year-old Orange woman was cited for DUI.

Vandalism. 200 block of Beverly St. 7 a.m. Items are missing from a vehicle where a window was smashed.

Fraud. 2500 block of Corona Way. 8:11 a.m. A woman who provided her personal information to a caller now believes she could be a victim of identity theft.

Burglary attempt. 1600 block of Hillcrest. 11:38 a.m. A resident discovered an abandoned blue glove and a window screen pulled out, but no losses from a break-in.

Petty theft. 1600 block of Sunset Ridge Dr. 3 p.m. Detectives are investigating information provided by a resident of a would-be package snatcher and a dropped list with other addresses.

Grand theft. 100 block of S. Coast Hwy. 4:23 p.m. A report about the theft of two cell phones from the beach resulted in the arrested of Robert Ruiz Peralta, 36, of Stanton, for allegedly resisting officers. They will recommend burglary and vehicle tampering charges as well, police said.

Wednesday, Oct. 25

Municipal code violation. 31900 block of Coast Hwy. 12:12 a.m. A report about a bonfire on the beach resulted in the arrest of Javier Gonzalez, 27, of Garden Grove, for an outstanding warrant.

Trespassing. 31800 block of Coast Hwy. 3:42 a.m. An inebriated 25-year-old La Mirada woman was detained for unspecified charges due to her allegedly disruptive behavior after being escorted off the premises by security.

Warrant arrest. Palm Dr. 1 p.m. Joseph Joshua Crimo, 43, of Laguna Beach, was arrested for five outstanding Harbor Court warrants, including three drug charges.

Thursday, Oct. 26

Fraud. PD. 9:46 a.m. Two months after a purse was stolen, accounts were opened using the victim’s identity and payments made for purchases over $500.

Warrant arrest. Sleepy Hollow Lane. 3:37 p.m. Mottahereh Sadeghi, 60, of Laguna Beach, was arrested for an outstanding warrant.

Theft. 1300 block of La Mirada St. 6:38 p.m. A package with contents valued at $1,050 was taken from a front door.

Friday, Oct. 27

Pedestrian stop. Thalia St. 12:31 a.m. Anthony Stephan Cicalese, 26, of Murrieta, was arrested for warrant and a new battery charge with a $20,000 bail.

Traffic stop. Forest Ave. 2 a.m. A 22-year-old Garden Grove man was cited for DUI.

Traffic stop. 100 block of N. Coast Hwy. 2:44 a.m. Michael M. Elyas, 22, of Ladera Ranch, was arrested for a warrant and suspicion of a new vehicle code violation.

Saturday, Oct. 28

Burglary. 100 block of Crescent Bay Dr. 12:30 p.m. Forced entry was made and a $1,500 Cartier watch taken among other losses yet to be itemized.

Grand theft. 200 block of Ocean Ave. 11:41 p.m. A bike was stolen.

Sunday, Oct. 29

Traffic stop. 2200 block of Laguna Canyon Rd. 12:56 a.m. A 27-year-old Aliso Viejo man was cited for DUI.

Suspicious circumstances. 1300 block of Circle Way. 2:46 a.m. Detectives began an inquiry involving three juveniles who asked an adult to report the whereabouts of a 15-year-old Laguna Beach teen passed out after smoking marijuana. The girl was transported for medical care and released to her parents.

Domestic violence. 1600 block of Louise St. 2:48 a.m. Jess Avary Walker, 38, of Mission Viejo, was arrested for suspicion of felony domestic violence and held without bail due to a probation violation. The victim had a visible injury, police said.

Traffic collision. Laguna Canyon Rd. 8 a.m. A driver was hurt when his vehicle went off the road.




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