Local Crime

| Police Blotter | January 12, 2018

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A 21-year-old retail worker from Canyon Country was arrested for attempted murder.

A 27-year-old phone operator from Canyon Country and an unemployed 24-year-old Canyon Country man were arrested for corporal injury on a spouse/cohabitant.

An unemployed 24-year-old Valencia woman was arrested for battery on a police officer/emergency personnel without injury.

A 24-year-old laborer from Chatsworth was arrested for burglary. A 22-year-old customer service rep from Palmdale was charged with embezzlement of more than $400. And a 23-year-old laborer from Palmdale and a 23-year-old unemployed Lancaster man were cited for theft of personal property.

A 22-year-old waitress from Santa Clarita, a 24-year-old Canyon Country gardener and an unemployed 24-year-old Saugus man were each arrested for receiving known stolen property valued at more than $950.


A 31-year-old makeup artist from Castaic was charged with vandalism. A self-employed 45-year-old Saugus man was charged with failure to present his ID.

A 27-year-old stocker from Canyon Country was charged with possession of a device/instrument paraphernalia. And a 33-year-old unemployed Compton man was picked up for transporting/selling a controlled substance.

Charges of possession of a controlled substance went to:
21-year-old warehouse worker from Los Angeles
49-year-old Santa Clarita man who works in production
22-year-old self-employed Valencia man
24-year-old gardener from Newhall
33-year-old electrician from Saugus
31-year-old glass blower from Canyon Country
25-year-old car wash worker from Newhall

A 21-year-old cashier from Santa Clarita was arrested for participating in an illegal speeding contest. A 48-year-old auditor from Canyon Country was charged with driving with a license that was suspended/revoked for another reason.

DUIs with prior arrests included:
58-year-old Valencia man who works in marketing
25-year-old construction worker from Newhall
25-year-old manager from Valencia
63-year-old hair dresser from San Pedro
22-year-old Canyon Country cashier
23-year-old cart pusher from Lakeview Terrace
25-year-old meat clerk from Oxnard
51-year-old unemployed Los Angeles man

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