A murder at an Echo Park pot clinic and a shooting outside an Echo Park nightclub were the most serious crimes reported last week. Boyle Heights was hit with three violent robberies; two aggravated assaults were reported in Highland Park. Click on the link below for a break down of some of the crimes committed during June 21 – 27 as found on the LAPD crime map and EveryBlock.com:
Angeleno Heights, Echo Park & Silver Lake (90026)
The biggest crime news of the period was the fatal shooting at the Echo Park pot clinic and the shooting outside of the Echo nightclub that left three people injured. There were also two aggravated assaults in the northern edge of Echo Park and Elysian Heights (0n Valley View and and Cove streets). One violent robbery and three vehicle break-ins were reported in the western edge of Silver Lake.
Elysian Valley, Lincoln Heights & Montecito Heights(90031)
With the exception of a burglary and violent robbery in Lincoln Heights, most of the crime was vehicle related, including two reports of grand theft auto.
Boyle Heights (90033)
Three violent robberies, and aggravated assault on Sheridan and five stolen vehicles were among the crimes reported.
Atwater Village, Elysian Valley & Silver Lake (90039)
Crimes included a Silver Lake burglary on Glendale Boulevard; two stolen cars and violent robbery in Atwater; and an aggravated assault in Elysian Valley.
Eagle Rock (90041)
Two stolen vehicles and two burglaries were among the crimes reported.
Highland Park (90042)
Two burglaries, two aggravated assaults and a vehicle break-in were reported on or near Figueroa between Sycamore Park and Avenue 54.
Cypress Park, Glassell Park & Mt. Washington (90065)
An aggravated assault was reported in Glassell Park. A burglary and personal theft were reported in Mount Washington.
This weekly report is based on the LAPD’s online crime maps and police department reports filtered by ZIP code through EveryBlock.com. There are often discrepancies between the LAPD and EveryBlock statistics at the time when Eastside Crime Watch is compiled. Some crimes also fail to show up but might be added to the reports following the publication of this post.
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