Sheriff's Blotter: Drag Racing and Suspected Pipe Bombs

Plus: an elderly traffic hazard and other recent reports from the Orange County Sheriff's Department blotter for Lake Forest.

10:19 p.m. Thursday. A caller reported a disturbance near the Town Center Drive and Bake Parkway intersection, saying several cars were drag racing in a parking lot near the vacant Mervyns. 

7:04 p.m. Thursday. A caller reported a drunken driver near the Portola Parkway and El Toro Road intersection. 

3:44 p.m. Thursday. A caller reported a traffic hazard near the El Toro Road and Jeronimo Road intersection. A vehicle carrying two elderly women broke down in a left turn lane at Jeronimo. 

2:42 p.m. Thursday. Deputies arrested a 38-year-old man near the El Toro Road and Rockfield Boulevard intersection during a traffic stop. The man was taken into custody for an outstanding warrant. He was later released. 

11:04 a.m. Thursday. A caller reported suspicious activity in the 22400 block of Aspan. Two people near a Dumpster area had what appeared to be pipe bombs

JustUs January 08, 2013 at 06:17 AM
I wonder what those suspected pipe bombs turned out to be? Rolled up place mats? Looks like another dangerous week in Lake Forest. Thank God for our protectors.
Sly January 08, 2013 at 05:09 PM
I can appreciate the lack of excitement around here. That is one of the reasons I decided to raise a family here.
JustUs January 08, 2013 at 05:30 PM
Sly, you only read what's reported to the public.


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