San Fernando Valley residents frustrated by overnight street takeovers

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner

LOS ANGELES – Residents across the San Fernando Valley said they’re frustrated after multiple street takeovers took place overnight. In addition, spectators allegedly shot off fireworks amid the sound of screeching tires and revving engines. 

Video from the scene showed drivers making donuts while passengers hung out the windows. 

The street takeovers reportedly took place at the following intersections: 

    Nordhoff Street and Lurline Avenue: ChatsworthLouise Avenue and Saticoy Street: Lake BalboaBalboa Boulevard and Devonshire Street: Granada HillsStrathern Street and Whitsett Avenue: Sun ValleyBalboa Boulevard and Parthenia Street: NorthridgeBledsoe Street and Bradley Avenue: Sylmar

    Neighbors told FOX 11 that the side shows happened late Thursday night into early Friday morning while they were trying to sleep. 

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    Police attempted to break up the takeovers. However, the perpetrators moved quickly, going from one location to another. 

    No arrests were made, authorities confirmed. 

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    About the Author
    Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.