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News Release

Friday, April 9, 2004

Media Relations

Robbery Suspects Caught On Tape

 

Los Angeles: On March 28, 2004 , at about 10:50 p.m., two men entered the Subway Restaurant, located at 1728 South Western Avenue and ordered food. One of the men grabbed an employee of the store by the neck while brandishing a hand-gun. The other suspect demanded that another employee give the money out of the cash register. The employee complied with the suspect’s demands. Both suspects left the store taking the money with them.

The crime was captured on the store’s security video camera. The suspects are described as male Blacks, about 18 to 20 years of age.

VHS copies of the security video are available to the media at Media Relations Section.

Anyone who recognizes the suspects from the security video, or otherwise has information that can assist in this investigation is urged to call Wilshire Robbery Detectives, at 213-473-0405 or 213-473-0446. On weekends or during off-hours, please call the 24-hour toll free number at the Detective Information Desk, at 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).

This news release was prepared by Public Information Officer Eduardo Funes, Media Relations Section, at 213-485-3586.