OCT. 9 * Del Mar Avenue:...

OCT. 9

* Del Mar Avenue: A resident reported that a goat was left behind

and was standing in the rear of his yard in the 1800 block at 8:01



* South Coast Highway: A fire was reported in the radiology

department at the hospital in the 31000 block at 11:19 a.m. The fire was contained in the room of origin and extinguished in an hour.

OCT. 10

* 9th Avenue: A resident reported that someone stole his toll


road transponder in the 31000 block at 4:55 p.m. Between late June

and early October the suspect charged $261 on the victim’s account.

The case is still under investigation.


* Broadway: An 11-year-old girl was walking her dog when a

sharpei lunged and growled at them in the 400 block at 9:19 a.m. Her

father reported the incident and claimed that the neighborhood has

had problems with this dog running loose.


* 2nd Avenue and Virginia Way: A resident turned in a lost

terrier with no collar near the intersection at 10:01 a.m. The dog

was taken by an animal control officer to the animal shelter.

* Forest Avenue: A business owner reported that three homeless

people were fighting in a nearby alley and disturbing customers in

the 200 block at 8:11 p.m.


* South Coast Highway: Police received a call that a patron was


hit by a BB bullet in the 1300 block at 6:44 p.m. The victim was

entering the restaurant when someone fired an air gun. No medical

assistance was needed.


* El Bosque and Wilson Street: A resident reported that a leaf

blower was on the loose near the intersection at 12:44 p.m.

* Laguna Canyon Road: Two women got into a fight in the 20000

block at 6:46 p.m. One woman attended a meeting with her boyfriend

and ran into his ex-girlfriend. Each woman made a citizen’s arrest

for battery.

* Thalia Street: A Laguna resident found his place trashed and

items missing in the 300 block at 7:41 p.m. He suspected that his

ex-girlfriend had retaliated after running into him and his new

girlfriend. The case is under investigation.


* Viejo Street and Hillcrest Drive: A resident reported that a

man was driving around and pointing a flashlight into driveways at

5:05 a.m.

* Laguna Canyon Road and Phillips Street: A hiker walking on the

fire road to the water tower sign reported a dead deer at 12:13 p.m.

The deer had been shot and decapitated, and its legs were bound.

* The Police Log is compiled and written by Mary A. Castillo.