Castaic and Val Verde, Zone 2
Public Safety and Crime Prevention Information
The following crimes were reported in Zone 2, Castaic and Val Verde.
Deputies responded to a domestic violence call in the 2800 block of Rainier. The suspect, a parolee, was arrested on assault charges as well as possession of a firearm.
An assault call was reported from the 29000 block of Verdale Road. The caller stated several people fighting in the street and one gun shot was heard. Responding deputies recovered one 22 caliber shell at the scene and arrested one suspect for possession of cocaine.
A commercial burglary was reported from the 31000 block of Castaic Road. Suspects gained entry to the empty Rite Aid building through the rear trash chute. Several offices were ransacked and computer components and prescription drugs were taken.
A bicycle theft was reported from 30000 block of San Martinez. The victim left his black framed “Fit” BF-1 bicycle at the front of the local store while he shopped. When he exited the store his bike was missing.
A theft was reported from the 29000 block of Cambridge Avenue. The victim left several electronic items next to his trash cans on the side of his house while cleaning his garage. The victim left for lunch and when he returned all the items were gone. The victim believes whomever took the items thought they might have been left out for the trash.
Two vehicles were reported stolen from the 27000 block of Ferguson Drive. A yellow 1996 Suzuki MX-250 motorcycle and a white 1989 Toyota truck where both stolen between 3:00 and 11:00 p.m. on Thursday the 18th.
Please remember to close and lock your doors, and never leave valuables in plain view in your vehicle. Minimize your risk and avoid being the victim of a crime of opportunity. If you see any suspicious activity, call the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station at (661) 255-1121 or 9-1-1 in an emergency.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding Zone 2 (Castaic or Val Verde), please feel free to email or call me directly.
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Deputy Brian Rooney
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
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