Roseville California Crime Brief (8.31.14)
Roseville, CA - Roseville crime brief report for August 31, 2014.
Johnson Ranch, garage burglary: On August 22, someone stole a red, black and white Cervelo time trial bike from a garage in the 3400 block of Eaton Drive.
Olympus, vehicle burglary: At about 3:50 a.m. August 30, someone smashed the window of a car in the 1400 block of Rocky Ridge Dr, and stole golf clubs.
Lead Hill, theft: Between 3:30 and 5 p.m. August 28, someone cut cables and stole five bicycles from a bike rack behind a shop in the 300 block of N. Sunrise Avenue.
Cirby Ranch, vehicle burglary update: A suspect has been identified in the thefts from cars on the morning of August 28 on Pine Valley Circle and Daisy Court. A neighboring agency arrested a man matching the description for an unrelated case in their area, and he's in custody. Police are continuing to investigate, and will update info if he's charged with the thefts in Roseville. (14-8494, 14-8497, 14-8500, 14-8503, 14-8506)
Central Roseville south of the rail yard
Cirbyside, burglary attempt: At 10:26 a.m. August 27, officers responded to a report of a man seen trying to remove a window screen from a house in the 900 block of Coloma Way. Neighbors also reported seeing two men ringing doorbells and prowling around the area. Officers detained two men. A 42-year-old transient male was arrested on suspicion of attempted burglary, and a 49-year-old Rancho Cordova man was arrested on suspicion of possessing burglar's tools. (14-8449)
Cresthaven, vehicle rollover: At 2:27 a.m. August 28, police and fire personnel responded to a single-vehicle rollover accident on Dawnridge Road at Berkshire Avenue, and found a 1994 Honda sedan on its roof. Fortunately the driver, a 21-year-old Rocklin man, wasn't hurt, and was arrested on suspicion of DUI. (14-4488)
North Central Roseville
Highland Reserve, pedestrian fatality: At about 8;20 a.m. August 22, a resident parked her Ford Explorer in front of a house on Rosemary Court. She got out of the SUV, with the engine running, and was getting a bicycle out of the back cargo area, when for yet-undetermined reasons, the SUV rolled backwards, knocking her down and trapping her underneath. She was taken by ambulance to the hospital, where she died from her injuries on August 27. The Roseville Police MAIT (Multidisciplinary Accident Investigation team) is investigating this tragic accident.
Diamond Oaks, vehicle burglary: At 1 a.m. August 28, a resident reported seeing a suspicious male wearing a backpack, riding a bicycle on Lily Cross Drive and trying car door handles. Officers patrolled the area and saw someone sitting inside a sedan at the corner of Astill Dr.and Grider Dr., with the door open. Officers detained the man and checked with the owner of the sedan, who didn't know the man and didn't give him permission to be inside the car. Officers arrested the suspect, a 34-year-old Roseville resident, on suspicion of burglary, possessing burglar's tools and other related charges. Great call by the resident reporting suspicious activity! (240-14-8486)
West Park/Fiddyment Farms, residential burglary: Between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. August 22, someone went into a home in the 3100 block of Haywood Place, going through a possibly unlocked back slider, and stole laptop computers and sound equipment.
West Park/Fiddyment Farms, attempted burglary: At 5:06 a.m. August 28, a resident reported someone trying to break into the office of an apartment complex in the 6700 block of Fiddyment Road. As officers arrived in the area, the suspect fled on foot. Officers surrounded the neighborhood and searched, but were unable to locate the suspect at this time. Officers are continuing to follow up on leads. (14-8490)
Quail Glen & Woodcreek neighborhoods, vehicle burglaries: Between 6:30 and 8 p.m. August 27, someone broke into vehicles or stole items from unlocked vehicles in the parking lots of Woodcreek Oaks Golf Course, Cooley Middle School, and James Hall Park.
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