Chief Burbank Addresses Pending Lawsuit Related to In-Custody Death
September 6, 2012
Watch Log: Friday, September 7, 2012
September 10, 2012

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1241     Home Burglary                1232 S. 1500 E.                                   12-156702

A nanny works at this residence caring for the children.  She heard a noise in the house and at first thought it was the homeowner coming home unannounced. She checked on the noise and surprised a burglar in the master bedroom. The suspect ran out the back door, dropping a jewelry box in the yard, and jumped over the back fence. He possibly drove away from the area in a blue Toyota Celica with a female accomplice. The suspect is described as a white male, 25 years of age, 5’9” tall, medium build, with a black jersey and black baseball cap.


No significant events.


2240     Search Warrant                3077 S. 5000 W.                                      12-145471

The Narcotics Unit served a warrant.  Methamphetamine, paraphernalia, scales and packaging were seized.  Steve Leas (11/23/69) was booked for intent to distribute Meth and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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