• Detectives Investigate Arcadia Home Invasion Involving 5 Bandits


    ARCADIA (CNS) – Detectives today were investigating a home invasion robbery in Arcadia, where five bandits, at least one armed with a handgun, bound and blindfolded five victims before fleeing with their cash, passports, electronic devices, laptops, jewelry and car keys, police said.

    Officers responded around 11:45 p.m. Thursday to a report of a robbery in the 500 block of East Norman Avenue, said Arcadia police Lt. Roy Nakamura.

    Initially, two victims at the home were tied up and blindfolded, Nakamura said, but three other people arrived while the robbery was in progress, and they too were bound, blindfolded and robbed, he said.

    “Two of the five victims were males and they were struck by the suspects. They sustained minor injuries,” Nakamura said, adding that they were treated at the scene by paramedics. All of the victims are adults, he said.

    None of the victims’ vehicles were taken, Nakamura said.

    Anyone with information about the robbery was urged to contact Arcadia police at (626) 574-5150. Anonymous tips can also be made by calling Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS.

    1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)


    Loading ... Loading …

    Comments are closed

     
  • The Ice House will present two nights of gut-busting laughter, when Frank Nicotero and Frances Dilorinzo co-headline on August 15 and 16....
    Happy New Year! Rose Parade Float Trophy Winners...
    The Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District issued a warning to San Gabriel Valley residents to be on the lookout for an invasive species of insect called the Asian Tiger Mosquito (Ae. albopictus) which could be carrying a debilitating virus...
    It takes something extraordinary to keep me in San Marino at 8:00 p.m. on a Friday – a student performance or sporting event being the most common – but I admit to being a little bit of a curiosity seeker last weekend....
    Local fine artist Sam Nicholson is donating 25 percent of any of his paintings purchased by supporters of the Pasadena-headquartered non-profit Hillsides....
     
     
     
    Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin