On January 09, 2018, at approximately 11:24 PM, Arcadia Police Officers were in the 700 Block of Estrella Avenue investigating a home invasion robbery that occurred an hour prior in the 700 Block of Sharon Road. Officers were flagged down by a victim reporting his family had just been robbed in their home. Three suspects forced their way into the home. One of the suspects held two adults and two juvenile victims at gunpoint in the master bedroom, while the other two suspects ransacked the residence. One of the adults was able to escape and fled to a neighbor’s house to ask for assistance. The victim saw a police car and flagged it down to report the crime. The suspects already fled when the officers arrived at the residence. None of the victims were injured.
The three suspects were described as two female Blacks in their twenties, 5’7” with slim builds. One female was wearing a blue beanie, dark blue hoodie, and dark pants. The other female was wearing a black hoodie and gray pants. Both females were wearing latex gloves. The male suspect was described as a male Black, thin muscular build, 6’4” with a goatee type of a beard. He was wearing a gray hoodie, gray pants, and blue Nike shoes. He was also armed with a dark colored handgun. The suspects fled with victims’ personal electronic devices, cell phones, house telephone, and an unknown amount of cash.
The case is currently under investigation. Anyone with information on this incident is encouraged to contact the Arcadia Police Department at (626) 574-5151, case #18-0132. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call “Crime Stoppers” by dialing (800) 222- TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP on Google play or the Apple App Store or by using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org.