Police Blotter: A Dead Body, Burglaries and Accidents

Local police activity for the week of Jan. 21 to Jan. 27.

The following information was provided by the Glendora Police Department and LASD San Dimas Station. Arrests do not indicate a conviction.

Monday, Jan. 21  Sgt. Matt Egan and Sgt. Scott Strong on duty

1:51 a.m. Jason Fleming Krueger, 30, was arrested at 639 S. Le Mar Park Dr. for disorderly conduct.

3:49 a.m. Christopher Michael Girar, 28, was arrested at Gladstone and Barranca and charged with disorderly conduct.

Tuesday, Jan. 22 Lt. Jamie Caldwell and Sgt. Scott Strong on duty.

11:40 a.m. Police respond to a disturbance call at the 2100 block of E. Baseline.

12 p.m. A woman was injured while riding her bike around Foothill Blvd. and Verdugo. The woman, 51, suffered minor head injuries and was transported to a trauma center by helicopter from Glendora High School.

3:04  p.m. Malfunctioning crossing gates at North Grand Avenue caused traffic to back up to Route 66. Metrolink fixed the crossing gates 10 minutes later, but the incident caused heavy traffic problems.

3:39 p.m. A residential burglary was reported in the 800 block of W. Leadora.

5:31 p.m. Dennis Paul Hefferman, 59, was arrested at 611 W. Invergarry on DUI charges. His bail was set at $30,000.

8:13 p.m. Andrew William Garcia, 44, was arrested at 603 N. Walnut on DUI charges. His bail was set at $15,000.

Wednesday, Jan 23 Lt. Jamie Caldwell and Sgt. Scott Strong on duty.

3:01 a.m. Michael Alan Twiford, 48,  and Alisa Kay Smith, 40, were arrested at 1400 S. Rimhurst for possession of a controlled substance. Both arrestees’ bail was set at $10,000.

Thursday, Jan 24 Lt. Rob Lamborghini and Lt. James DeMond on duty.

10:16 a.m. Eduardo Alexis Hernandez, 18, was arrested at Foothill and Citrus for driving without a license. Bail was set at $500.

3:11 p.m. LASD San Dimas Station reported that a hiker found the dead body of a woman in the Angeles National Forest above Glendora. Investigators believe the death was caused by homicide.

Friday, Jan. 25 Lt. Rob Lamborghini and Lt. James DeMond on duty.

11:25 a.m. An injury collision was reported at Gladstone and Glendora Avenue. One person was reported trapped in the vehicle.

2:05 p.m. George Robert Kaluzny, 26, was arrested at 818 E. Virginia Ave. and charged with grand theft auto. Bail was set at $50,000.

4:19 p.m. Norm Bradley Velasco, 51, was arrested at Barranca and Route 66 on DUI charges and possession of a controlled substance without a prescription.

Saturday, Jan. 26 Lt. Rob Lamborghini and Lt. James DeMond on duty.

12:56 a.m. Glendora PD arrested Juan Daniel Juarez, 26, and Mario Alberto Gomez, 23, at Citrus and Arrow Highway for engaging in a “speeding contest.” Juarez was also driving without a license. Their bails were set at $10,000.

10 a.m. An 18-year-old and a 12-year-old boy were arrested on vandalism charges. Authorities say the two went on a graffiti spree at Sunflower Alternative School, 1505 S. Sunflower Ave., causing $2,000 worth of damages. 

11:19 a.m. Three men were arrested in Pomona for a break-in at a business at 1100 block of South Nicole Court. Luis Salazar, 30, and Daniel Saldana, 26, were charged with burglary, possession of stolen items and auto theft. Alexander Torres, 22, was charged with possession of stolen property. 

6:12 p.m. Robert Alexander Casaya, 27, was arrested a 105 W. Arrow Hwy. for receiving known stolen property worth more than $400.

8:25 p.m. Salvador Jose Medrano, 40, was arrested at Grand and Route 66 for disorderly conduct.

9:20 p.m. Glendora PD investigated a theft attempt at Citrus College.

10 p.m. Michael Amador Corral, 33, was arrested at 1000 W. Foothill on burglary charges.

Sunday, Jan. 27 Lt. Rob Lamborghini and Lt. James DeMond on duty.

3:57 p.m. Andrew Ryan Castro, 25, was arrested at Compromise Line and Route 66 on DUI charges. His bail was set at $100,000.

4:29 p.m. LASD were searching for a missing mentally disabled woman who was believed to be wandering near the Glendora Marketplace. LASD officials said the woman was found a short time later.

jammer January 29, 2013 at 10:38 PM
Ref. "malfunctioning crossing guards". Why not go back to crossing gates? Directing traffic at a railroad crossing is no a job for crossing guards, they should be utilized near schools


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