The following crime blotter was provided by the Monrovia Police Department.
During the last seven-day period, the Police Department handled 469 service events, resulting in 81 investigations. To see a complete listing of crimes reported, go to http://www.crimemapping.com/map/ca/monrovia for crime mapping.
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Outside Assist / Alhambra Police Department – Rape Suspect Detained
October 21 at 5:39 p.m., officers responded to a business parking lot in the 200 block of West Huntington regarding a suspect wanted for rape by the Alhambra Police Department. The victim saw the suspect in a vehicle parked in a parking lot and called police. An officer responded, located the vehicle and detained the suspect. The Alhambra Police Department was notified and responded to take custody of the suspect.
Runaway Juvenile Located
October 21 at 12:56 a.m., the Temple Sheriff’s Department called and requested an officer respond to a residence in the 1000 block of Royal Oaks regarding a runaway juvenile at the location. The juvenile had run away from a boy’s home in the City of Chino. An officer was dispatched to the residence and the juvenile was detained. The juvenile was taken to East Lake Juvenile Hall.
Loud Explosion/Noise Heard
October 23 at 10:17 p.m., police dispatch received five calls reporting a loud explosion type noise coming from the area east of the 400 Block of South Mayflower. Officers responded and searched the area reported, but they were unable to locate a cause.