La Jolla Light Crime and Public-Safety News: May 23

Woman accosted at La Jolla liquor store

A shopper at the Keg N Bottle shop and tasting room on Torrey Pines Road was reportedly accosted by an employee, around 9:45 p.m. April 27.

Police report the victim went into the store to purchase a bottle of wine when “the clerk showed her where it was and then put his hands on her shoulder, gave her a kiss on her lips, and put his tongue in her mouth. The victim reported this to police, but didn’t want the clerk arrested,” said police spokesperson Billy Hernandez.

Man threatened with knife at Bird Rock bar

A person was threatened at knifepoint at the West End Bar, 5157 La Jolla Blvd., around 8:12 p.m. May 6. The suspect...