Manhattan Beach Crime
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Recent Crime News
Thursday Aug 27 | via Easy Reader News
A 2005 Porsche Carrera was stolen from the garage of a house on the 500 block of 1st Street some time between Aug. 14 to 16. To promote Sunday's Catalina Classic Paddleboard Race, from Catalina Island to the Manhattan Beach pier, local paddlers gathered at the Manhattan pier Monday morning for a restaging of a classic April 1987 photo of the South Bay's then hottest surfers. According to Manhattan Beach Police Department reports, a witness reported seeing an adult male enter a residence on the 1500 block of Voorhees Avenue at 6:45 a.m. on Aug. 17 by removing a screen and opening a window. Comment?
Jul 29, 2015 | via San Gabriel Valley Tribune
A Hacienda Heights man was ordered Tuesday to stand trial for his alleged role in a frightening Manhattan Beach robbery that began when a couple returned home from a night out to find gunmen inside waiting for them and demanding the husband open his safe. Rodolfo Sanchez, 28, appeared to listen closely in Torrance Superior Court as the victim, 72-year-old Fred Stanger, told Deputy District Attorney Alexander Bott how two men jumped him, grabbed his neck and arm, and eventually tied him up with cloth and duct tape. Comment?
Jul 28, 2015 | via TheDailyBeast.com
A Minnesota dentist who allegedly shot and killed Zimbabwe's most famous lion had a history of shooting big game outside of legal hunting zones. In early July, a Minnesota dentist traded in his spray nozzle for a bow and arrow and apparently spent 40 hours stalking through a national park in Zimbabwe on the trail of a dying lion. Comment?
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