LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles police nab scooter-riding Bay-area thieves

first_imgHomeBriefsLOS ANGELES – Los Angeles police nab scooter-riding Bay-area thieves Apr. 19, 2019 at 6:00 amBriefsCrimeNewsLOS ANGELES – Los Angeles police nab scooter-riding Bay-area thievesnews2 years agobay areabustedKNTVLos Angelesoaklandsan franciscoscooter Police say they’ve broken up a band of scooter-riding robbers from the San Francisco Bay Area who busted into 40 cars over the weekend in Los Angeles.Los Angeles police say the thieves traveled to Hollywood and used ride-sharing scooters to hit dozens of cars.Surveillance video obtained by KNTV shows a man ride a scooter to the back of a car, bust out its window, grab a bag inside and pass it to another man on a scooter before they zip away.LAPD Capt. Cory Palka says “the scooters allow them to maneuver through the community almost at will.”He says such thefts are an ongoing issue, and that thieves have been taking stolen items up to Oakland to sell them on the street.Palka says five arrests have been made.Tags :bay areabustedKNTVLos Angelesoaklandsan franciscoscootershare on Facebookshare on Twitteradd a commentLOS ANGELES – Alert for teen who may be with couple wanted in homicideSAN FRANCISCO – Facebook says more Instagram passwords exposed than thoughtYou Might Also LikeFeaturedNewsBobadilla rejects Santa Monica City Manager positionMatthew Hall8 hours agoBriefsLos Angeles Sheriff’s deputy accused of destroying evidence of 2019 assaultAssociated Press12 hours agoBriefsCalifornia State Treasurer Fiona Ma to Speak at Online Santa Monica College Commencement Ceremony June 25Guest Author12 hours agoNewsBruised but unbowed, meme stock investors are back for moreAssociated Press19 hours agoNewsWedding boom is on in the US as vendors scramble to keep upAssociated Press19 hours agoNewsCouncil picks new City ManagerBrennon Dixson19 hours agolast_img

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