February 10, 2014
A robbery and an attempted robbery involving cellphones were reported in Burbank over the weekend, police said. On Friday evening, a woman was exercising in the area of Olive Avenue and Sixth Street when a man in his 20s approached her and lunged at her iPhone, said Burbank Police Sgt. Darin Ryburn. The victim struck the suspect - described as Hispanic, and wearing jeans and a sweatshirt - and started yelling. The man made a second attempt to grab her phone, but the woman hit him again.
June 6, 2013
Two North Hollywood men were arrested Tuesday after allegedly robbing a 7-Eleven in Burbank while a plainclothes detective with Los Angeles Police Department happened to be outside, police said. At 10:40 p.m., Jerome Collins, 30, and Connie Walker, 34, allegedly entered the store - located in the 200 block of Hollywood Way - and demanded the clerk open the register and back away, said Burbank Police Sgt. Darin Ryburn. They allegedly took off with $200, which was later recovered, Ryburn said.
December 24, 2012
Three teens were arrested Saturday after allegedly breaking into a Burbank home, stealing stereo equipment from two elderly residents and later attempting to break into a second home, according to Burbank police. The suspects - June Davis, 18, Chadney Delaney, 18, and a 17-year-old who was not identified because she's a minor - were booked on suspicion of robbery, said Burbank Police Sgt. Darin Ryburn. Davis' uncle, Michael Nunes, 57, was also arrested after allegedly hiding Davis in his home.
September 16, 2006
BURBANK — Police arrested two men and a woman Thursday, all from North Hollywood, who they believe are responsible for Tuesday's armed robbery at Community Bank in Media District North, officials said. Investigators linked forensic evidence to Carlos Robles, 52; Sergi Shevchanko, 31; and Aleksandra Krisenko, 37, who is alleged to have driven a getaway car. Officers arrested the three in the parking lot of a Target Department Store in Van Nuys, Officer Kevin Grandalski said.
January 10, 2012
Los Angeles police searched Tuesday for three armed men who killed a 24-year-old as he attempted to help his grandfather, who was being mugged by the men outside a Sun Valley home. Danilo Estuardo Morales was shot in the head and killed after coming to the aid of his 60-year-old grandfather who had just been mugged by three men outside a home on the 8100 block of Coldwater Canyon Boulevard, authorities said. The grandfather had just arrived at the home when he encountered the three men, who took his wallet and jewelry, police said.
December 2, 2000
Jenna Bordelon RANCHO DISTRICT -- A man who was a friend of the victims of an alleged armed robbery was stabbed in the head by an unknown assailant, officials said. The 30-year-old Burbank man, whose name was not released, was stabbed Sunday afternoon in the left side of his head with a small-blade knife during an argument with another man, Sgt. Jay Jette said. He said the man received a broken nose and a black eye, as well. The man did not report the incident until Tuesday, Jette said.
July 14, 2004
Jackson Bell The Los Angeles Police Department is offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a man suspected of fatally shooting a Burbank man during a robbery at a North Hollywood conven- ience store, authorities announced Tuesday. Naif Sahoum, 41, was killed June 29 as he opened the Lankershim Mini Market, 7614 Lankershim Blvd. The unidentified suspect forced his way into the store, shot Sahoum in the chest, stole nearly $100 from the register and ran away, Los Angeles Det. Mike Coffey said.
October 28, 2009
A middle-aged black man who robbed a Burbank Citibank Saturday appears to match the description of a suspect wanted in connection with a nearby bank robbery this summer, authorities said. The suspect, who witnesses described as being between 45 and 50 years old, 5 feet 8 inches tall and 150 pounds, walked into the Citibank at 360 E. Magnolia Blvd., handed the teller a note demanding cash and said he had a gun, Burbank Police Sgt. Robert Quesada said. The suspect then made off with an undisclosed amount of cash.