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News Release

Friday, December 19, 2008

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Multi-Million Burglary at Paris Hilton Home

Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Detectives are investigating a burglary at the home of Paris Hilton in Sherman Oaks.

On December 19, 2008, at around 5 a.m., Van Nuys Area patrol officers responded to a report of a burglary in the 3300 block of Clarendon Road.  Burglary Special Section detectives immediately responded and began the preliminary investigation

Detectives have determined that the burglary occurred between the late evening hours on December 18 and December 19 at about 4 a.m.  Based on very preliminary investigation, a lone suspect entered Hilton’s home and removed approximately $2 Million dollars in jewelry.

The investigation is on-going.

Anyone who may have information regarding this case is asked to call Detectives Harvey Martin or John Clark at 213-485-2524.  After hours or on weekends, calls may be directed to a 24-hour, toll-free number at 1-877-LAPD-24-7 or by texting CRIMES (274637) and beginning the message with the letters LAPD.  Tipsters may also submit information on the LAPD website, www.lapdonline.org.  Tipsters may remain anonymous

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