Officers responded to Petco on Hollywood Way after witnesses observed a man allegedly attempting to light items on fire at 4:50 p.m. on May 9. When police arrived, they reported finding the man smoking drugs on the sidewalk. He was arrested on arson and drug charges and placed on $2,500 bail.
A man was arrested near Verdugo Boulevard and Ikea Way after he allegedly used pepper spray to assault a victim at midnight on May 12. He was arrested on charges of assault with a nonlethal weapon and resisting arrest and was placed on $10,000 bail.
Witnesses reported a domestic violence issue after a man and a woman — who were in a domestic relationship — got into an argument regarding their living situation, which led to the man punching the woman. He was arrested at 4:45 p.m. on May 15 on charges of domestic violence and placed on $50,000 bail.
Information was gathered from incident reports and press releases prepared by the Burbank Police Department. The Burbank Leader is not responsible for incompleteness or inaccuracies in the original reports.
First published in the May 20 print issue of the Burbank Leader.