The following incidents were taken from police reports.
1500 block of West Verdugo Avenue: A 12-year-old Burbank girl reported
that a man in a white pickup truck followed her at 5 p.m. Nov. 24. The
girl was walking home when the man drove up and motioned for her to come
over to the truck, police said. When she refused, the man continued to
drive next to her, honking his horn and waving. The girl ran to a
friend’s house and called police.
100 block of North San Fernando Boulevard: A 35-year-old Burbank man
was arrested on suspicion of robbery at 12:20 a.m. Thursday. The man
allegedly stole a purse from a 30-year-old Glendale woman inside Burbank
Bar and Grill. The woman’s brothers saw the man take the purse and
confronted him, police said. The suspect was punched by one of the
brothers when he refused to give them the purse and allegedly tried to
HILLSIDE DISTRICT 5500 block of South Glenoaks Boulevard: A Burbank
woman reported her wallet containing $14 was stolen at 3:10 Friday. The
woman told police an man -- who had struck up a conversation with the her
outside a doughnut shop -- took the wallet when she set it down beside
her. The man was not found.
600 block of East Palm Avenue: A 56-year-old Burbank man was arrested
on suspicion of child annoying at 10:40 a.m. Friday. The man allegedly
stood outside a 13-year-old girl’s apartment and offered her drugs and
alcohol and asked her to come to his apartment.
MEDIA DISTRICT NORTH
Intersection of Buena Vista Street and San Fernando Boulevard: A
36-year-old Garden Grove man was arrested on suspicion of possession of
drug paraphernalia at 3:10 Friday. The man was stopped for allegedly
driving a car that had not been registered since 1998 but had 1999 tags.
While impounding the car, officers said they found a glass cocaine pipe
1500 block of South California Street: A 6-year-old Burbank boy was
injured when he was hit by a car driven by an 83-year-old Burbank man
Sunday at 2:05 p.m., police said. The boy was following another boy on
his bicycle when they crossed the street in front of the car, police
said. The boy was treated by paramedics at the scene for cuts to his
ankle, calf and upper leg. Police believe the boys did not look for
traffic before they rode across the intersection. The man was not cited.
MEDIA DISTRICT WEST
Intersection of Buena Vista Street and West Olive Avenue: A
20-year-old Van Nuys man was arrested on suspicion of possession of
methamphetamine at noon Friday. The man allegedly had two marijuana pipes
in his jacket as well as a small container that had plastic bags with