UPDATED with details about the cases.
Several crimes were reported in the same area of the Flower Streets north of East Coast Highway this week, according to police reports.
The largest loss was $1,595 in a grand theft from a vehicle on Wednesday in the 600 block of Poinsettia, one report said. The theft occurred between 10:30 p.m. Tuesday and 6 a.m. Wednesday and was reported at 6:49 a.m. Wednesday. The loss included an iPad, an iPod, a Kindle and gym gear.
A vehicle burglary occurred near Fifth and Narcissus avenues between 10:30 p.m. Tuesday and 10 a.m. Wednesday with a loss of $620, a report said. The loss was clothing. And another vehicle burglary was reported at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 500 block of Marguerite Avenue, a report said. That incident occurred between 6:30 p.m. Tuesday and 8 a.m. Wednesday with a loss of $1,230 including a briefcase and cash.
Vandalism that caused $200 in damage also occurred nearby on Third Avenue west of Narcissus Avenue between 3 p.m. Tuesday and 8:30 a.m. Wednesday. The crime was reported at 8:45 a.m. Wednesday and caused $200 in damage. The vandalism was a smashed window on a car.
It was not immediately known whether the incidents could be connected.
Police also took a report of a residential burglary in the 3500 block of Seabreeze Lane at 9:15 p.m. Wednesday. The incident occurred between 6 a.m. Aug. 22 and 4 p.m. Wednesday, but no loss was reported. Police took a report of a commercial burglary at 7:04 a.m. Thursday in the 1400 block of Avocado Ave. The burglary occurred between 4 p.m. Aug. 28 and 6:30 a.m. Tuesday with a loss of a camera valued at $960.
Vandalism also was reported in the 900 block of Newport Center Drive at 3 p.m. Thursday. The incident, which involved the front window of the Adidas store being shattered, occurred at 2 p.m. Thursday and caused $2,000 in damage.
Police also arrested a man on suspicion of disorderly conduct while intoxicated at 2:25 p.m. Wednesday at Goldenrod Avenue and East Coast Highway. The man has been arrested on the same charge several times, many in the same location, in recent weeks; read our earlier story here. His bail was $500.