By Nicole Cook A rundown of calls that came into the O.C. Sheriff’s Department August 8. All incidents were reported within Laguna Niguel unless otherwise noted.
Thursday, August 8: Suspicious Person/Circumstances. 2:45 p.m. 34500 block of the street of the Golden Lantern. A caller reported that a transient was lying on the ground sleeping. He was elderly and wearing a dark sweatshirt and blue jeans. (Dana Point)
Illegal Peddling. 5:59 p.m. 26400 block of Via California. A caller reported that a man was sitting down on a wall asking passersby for money. He had a white goatee and was wearing a black sweater and shorts. (Dana Point)
Disturbance. 6:57 p.m. 100 block of Chandon. A caller reported that teens were talking about drugs and breaking glass on the greenbelt behind the location.
Disturbance. 8:45 p.m. 24900 block of Hidden Hills Road. A caller reported that someone’s television was on loud in the Wind Ridge apartment complex. It turned out a movie was being shown in the community area.
Suspicious Person/Circumstances. 8:47 p.m. White Otter/Little Fawn Lanes. A caller reported that a man was swinging a long sword like a Jedi Master at Niguel Woods Community Park. He was 30 years old, had long, brown hair and was wearing a gray tee shirt and jeans. Reported incidents are taken from the official calls for service records kept by the OCSD. All parties represented above are presumed innocent until proven guilty. For questions about this blotter, email the editor at firstname.lastname@example.org.