Crime Watch is culled from reports provided by the Santa Monica Police Department. These are arrests only. All parties are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

On Saturday, March 5 at 11:03 a.m.

Officers responded to the Apple Store on the 1400 block of the 3rd St. promenade regarding a Grand Theft. A suspect was detained nearby while Officers spoke to the employees. The employees relayed that the suspect had entered the store through an unsecured rear door and accessed new inventory, taking several items totaling $10,745. Obafemi Emanuel Ajayi was arrested for Grand Theft and Possession of Stolen Property.