Roseville Crime Report Digest (12-24-13)
The Roseville Police Department's weekly crime report digest for December 24, 2013.
Olympus Pointe, attempted burglary: Between 10:30 p.m. December 20 and 8:30 a.m. December 21, someone kicked the door of a home in the 3200 block of Corniche Lane, damaging the door, while the residents were home. No entry was made and nothing was taken. The Placer County Sheriff's Office arrested two people in connection with a similar burglary in Granite Bay early on December 21. We're working with PCSO to determine if this attempted burglary is connected to the same suspects.
Sierra Gardens, attempted burglary: At 8:37 p.m. December 14, residents of the 1500 block of Meadowlark Way heard a loud noise and found someone had kicked their front door, damaging the frame, and saw a male running away.
Central Roseville, south of the tracks
Cirbyside, suspected burglars arrested: At 11:10 p.m. December 21, Roseville officers were on routine patrol in the 500 block of Sunrise Avenue, and saw two males trying to climb through the window of an unoccupied apartment. The two males, ages 32 and 35, both from Roseville, were arrested on suspicion of burglary and conspiracy.
Cresthaven, suspicious circumstances, drug and weapon arrests: At 11 p.m. December 19, officers responded to a convenience store in the 500 block of Cirby Way, where a customer had told the clerk that her male companion was holding her against her will. Officers contacted the alleged victim and suspect, and found methamphetamine on the male suspect, and a stolen laptop computer in his car. Their investigation led officers to search a home in the 200 block of Duranta Street, where they found more methamphetamine and other drugs, and an illegal firearm. The male, a 34-year-old with no permanent address, was arrested on suspicion of kidnapping, false imprisonment, possessing methamphetamine for sale, weapons charges, possessing stolen property and other related charges. A 32-year-old female contacted during the search of the home on Duranta Street was arrested on suspicion of possessing methamphetamine and narcotic drugs, keeping a place to sell drugs and other related charges.
Cherry Glen, robbery: At about 8 p.m. December 15, a teenage male was standing outside in the 400 block of Clinton Avenue when a car pulled up next to him. The passenger got out of the car, pointed a handgun at the victim and robbed him of his cellphone and other personal property, then got back into the car and left. The suspect was described as an Hispanic male in his early 20s, 6'1" tall and 150 pounds, with long, curly black hair. The suspect car was a dark-colored sedan, similar to a 1990s Honda, with small dents in the body. It was driven by another male, no further description.
Theiles Manor, burglary: Between December 14 and December 16, someone forced entry into a music studio in the 500 block of Oak Street and took a printer and small electronic items.
Folsom Road, burglary: Between noon on December 20 and noon the next day, someone forced entry to an office in the 1000 block of Douglas Boulevard and took cash and office equipment.
Folsom Road, suspected burglar arrested: At about 10:30 p.m. December 22, officers responded to a resident's report of a suspicious person in a back yard in the 100 block of Donner Avenue. Officers conducted a yard-to-yard search, and within a half hour located the suspect in a backyard the 200 block of Donner Avenue. They found that he had broken into a backyard guest house and stolen cash. The 37-year-old Roseville resident was arrested on suspicion of burglary, possessing stolen property, prowling, and violation of parole.
Central Roseville, north of the tracks:
Nothing reported at this time.
North Central Roseville
Industrial West, burglary: Between 3 and 6:50 p.m. December 23, someone forced entry through a rear door to a home on Rainbow Trout Court and stole a TV.
Quail Glen, burglary: At about 1:30 p.m. December 23, a resident of the 9000 block of Crimson Ridge Way checked on a noise, and saw two white males in their 20s running out of her garage. They had forced entry through the garage's side door, and were going through items in the garage when the resident interrupted them. Several witnesses reported seeing two males on bicycles on the nearby bike trail, carrying a toolbox. Officers checked the area and adjacent open space areas with the help of CHP's helicopter, but weren't able to locate the suspects at this time.
Pleasant Grove, arson: At 1:40 p.m. December 23, an officer saw a small fire in the open space area near Pleasant Grove Boulevard and Country Club Drive. He stopped and put it out with a fire extinguisher. A witness contacted the officer and told him about suspects seen starting fires in the area. Roseville Fire personnel responded and extinguished other small vegetation fires in the same area. Officers stopped two people who were on foot in the area. A 51-year-old male Roseville resident was arrested on suspicion of arson.
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