Three Juvenile Suspects Arrested in Connection with a Fatal Robbery

On Saturday, Dec. 16, 2023 at approximately 10 a.m., Glendale patrol officers responded to reports of a hit-and-run collision at the intersection of Lexington Drive and Columbus Avenue in Glendale. The victim, identified as a 76-year-old Glendale resident, was found by officers down in the street. Despite immediate life-saving measures and transportation to Los Angeles County USC Hospital, she succumbed to her injuries.

As a result of a diligent investigation, Glendale police detectives determined that the incident was not an accident but a robbery. The perpetrators, aged 14, 15 and 16, were arrested by Glendale police detectives for felony murder. All three suspects were transported to the Glendale City Jail where they remain in custody.

“Our hearts go out to the family and loved ones of the victim in this tragic incident. I want to thank our Glendale police detectives for their diligent work in pursuit of justice for the family and friends of the victim,” said Glendale Police Chief Manny Cid

This case will be presented to the District Attorney’s Office for filing.

Anyone with information related to this incident or the suspects are urged to contact the Glendale Police Dept. at (818) 548-4911.