Community correspondent Chris Considine shares these pictures of Monday morning's burglary containment at around Mar Vista and Meadowbrooke. Photos © 2014 Chris Considine.
by Timothy Rutt
That helicopter you eastsiders hear (11:20 AM ) is the sheriff setting up a containment on a suspected burglary, according to the Altadena Sheriff Station. Scanner says they're looking around New York Drive, but the sheriff station will not give the exact address currently.
UPDATE: 11:27 AM, well, that didn't take long: per the scanner, they're breaking up the scene already.
UPDATE: Community correspondent Chris Considine says that the action -- helicopter and several cars -- was at Mar Vista and Meadowbrook, and has supplied the above pictures.
UPDATE, 5 PM: Sheriff says via their Facebook account that there's one in custody. Watch commander says she's looking for details, so stay tuned.
UPDATE 5:30 PM: Lt. Elisabeth Sachs at Crescenta Valley station said that they received a prowler call at the 2200 block of Mar Vista at about 11 AM; at about that time, a burglar alarm went off at that location. After a 45 minute containment, deputies had one suspect in custody, but a total of three were reported involved. There was evidency of burglary, but they don't think anybody got into the house.
This story has been updated.