Drive-by spitballing in La Cañada

This is definitely one for the books. My wife, and sometimes competitor, Donna Evans, is the editor for La Cañada Patch, a hyperlocal news site owned by AOL. She shares a first-person account of a "crime" report taken by the Crescenta Valley Sheriff's station last Friday. Here's a taste: 

"[G]iven the non-earth shattering incident of the drive-by-spitballing, I had to know: Is it advisable to take up law enforcement’s time with such a seemingly innocuous complaint?

Turns out, it’s better to have it on the record, Lt. Angela Shepherd said Monday.

The victim reported to deputies that at 12:15 p.m. on Friday a person driving in the 4400 block of La Granada Way (it was incorrectly listed on as an assault on “La Ranada Way) got smacked in the cheek with a spitball."

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-- Dan Evans, Times Community News

Follow Dan Evans on Twitter: @EditorDanEvans.


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