On Thursday, March 14, 2013, Pasadena Police detectives were working with LASD plain clothes deputies in a joint investigation.
At approx. 12:20 p.m., officers/deputies observed a suspect vehicle. Without notice the suspect vehicle collided with the deputies’ vehicle (UC car). Two suspects exited and abandoned their vehicle and at least one suspect fired rounds at the deputies. Deputies returned fire and it is unknown if either of the suspects were wounded. No law enforcement officers were injured.
Pasadena Police has dedicated a contingency of officers in a large containment (Lake Ave. to Hill Ave. – Villa St. to Orange Grove Blvd.) in an effort to locate the outstanding suspects.
Suspect #1: Male African American, 18-25 years of age, thin build, wearing a black t-shirt, blue jeans.
Suspect #2: Male African American, 18-25 years of age, thin build, wearing a gray t-shirt, blue jeans. NFD
Pasadena police and LASD deputies continue to investigate this crime. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Pasadena Police Department at (626) 744-4241, or LASD (323) 890-5500. You may report anonymously through Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS (8477) or http://lacrimestoppers.org (insert key word Pasadena).
For More Information:
Lt. Tracy Ibarra PIO (626) 744-7875
Lt. Tom Delgado Watch Commander (626) 744-4620