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Saturday, March 23
ASSIST OUTSIDE AGENCY
Del Prado, 24800 Block (1:50 p.m.) A caller from the Little Kitchen Asian Café reported a drunken homeless man on the patio. He could not move and was suffering from a possible broken arm.
Monarch Bay Drive, 200 Block (10:48 a.m.) A caller reported seeing what appeared to be a bob cat jumping from her back yard into a tree.
Pacific Coast Highway, 34700 Block (9:29 a.m.) A woman in her late 20s was sitting on the hallway floor crying and screaming. She was telling someone to go away, but no one else was there. The caller believed the screaming woman may have been staying in the room next door.
Friday, March 22
Benjamin Circle, 24600 Block (3:20p.m.)A caller reported a 19-year-old boy was selling items in the neighborhood. He had been peddling the same items door-to-door last week and was reportedly very aggressive. The caller was concerned, especially for the elderly neighbors.
MUNICIPAL CODE VIOLATION
Mariner Drive, 23700 Block (5:54 a.m.) A caller reported a man and a woman dumpster diving near the fire station entrance. They were last seen walking towards the front of the complex with two to three bags they had collected from the dumpster.
Thursday, March 21
ASSIST OUTSIDE AGENCY
Dana Point Harbor Drive/ Pacific Coast Highway (4:10 a.m.) A 41-year-old man called from a Carl’s Jr. parking lot requesting medics because he was in severe pain. The man, who appeared to be a transient, said he has been really sick and was coughing up “green stuff.” He ran off a list of medication he has been taking, including something for “psychotic stuff.”
Wednesday, March 20
Pacific Coast Highway, 34100 Block (11:06 p.m.) Police were notified when a 25- to 30-year-old woman who appeared to be on drugs approached the caller’s vehicle yelling. “Stop staring at me or I will stab you.” The woman was wearing a white tank top and had no shoes. She was accompanied by a man. The two were last seen walking around the area.
Pacific Coast Highway, 34100 Block (7:51 p.m.) A woman was approached by a man behind a UPS store. He asked her if he could use her cell phone because he had been robbed by his “buddies.” She told him “no.” He then asked her if he could have a cigarette. The woman drove away and last saw the man running across the street toward a taqueria. The man was wearing a white T-shirt, a dark baseball cap and blue jeans.
Tuesday, March 19
FOLLOW UP REPORT
Alta Vista Drive, 24400 Block (8:03 p.m.) A woman heard a knock at the door and when she looked through the peep hole saw a man smiling at her wearing a black ski mask, with only his eyes and mouth showing, and all black clothing. She recognized the man as the same person who attempted to rob her the previous night. The suspect was described as being about 5 feet 11 inches tall, 180 pounds. He was last seen on foot headed west through the alley.
Dana Point Harbor/Golden Lantern (1:59 p.m.) A man was seen masturbating in front of people at Lantern Bay Park. He was described as wearing a long sleeve shirt and brown pants. The man was last seen heading down the steps toward the intersection of Dana Point Harbor Drive and Golden Lantern.
Monday, March 18
ROBBERY IN PROGRESS
Alta Vista Drive, 24400 Block (10:13 p.m.) A woman was approached in an alley by a man wearing a black ski mask and all black clothing. The subject threatened to kill the woman if she didn’t give him money. No weapons were seen and neither loss nor injuries were reported. The man was last seen on foot headed toward the beach.