Crime Watch is culled from SMDP reports. All parties are innocent until proven guilty
On July 17, at about 8:38 a.m.
Officers responded to a call of a Burglary in the 300 block of Georgina Ave. The resident told officers that she was reviewing her RING video footage on her phone when she saw an unknown male exiting her front door carrying a bag and her laptop computer. Officers quickly broadcasted the description of the suspect over the radio. A patrol officer stopped a male, who matched the description of the suspect, in the 100 block of Montana. The suspect was carrying the items stolen from the residence, as well as the keys belonging to the resident. Officers found an unknown tool inside the resident’s vehicle and believed that the suspect was going to also steal the car before he was scared away. The suspect was identified then arrested for the offense. Albert Martinez, 31, of Compton, was arrested for burglary, possession of prohibited ammunition and a probation violation. He was denied bail.