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News Release

Friday, December 19, 2014

Media Relations

Brazen Commercial Burglaries

Los Angeles: Los Angeles Pacific Area Detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in capturing three suspects wanted for stealing electronics directly from three open show room floors.  

Pacific Division-Marina Del Rey Area: Suspect No. 1 and 2 entered a mobile phone business on the 4300 block of Glencoe Avenue and used pliers to cut security wires off of the display products and fled with them.

Pacific Division-Palms Area: Suspect No.1 and No. 2 entered a mobile phone business on the 8900 block of Venice Boulevard and used pliers to cut security wires off the display products and fled with them. Suspects were seen getting into a vehicle, driven by Suspect No. 3.

77th Division:  On December 10, 2014, Suspect No. 1 entered a mobile phone business on the 1800 block of Slauson Avenue and used wire cutters to cut security wires off of multiple smartphones from the display area and fled with them.  Suspect No. 2 stood by the entry door as a look-out.   Suspects were then seen getting into a waiting vehicle.

Suspect No. 1 is a male Hispanic, 5 feet 10 inches tall, 190 pounds. Suspect No. 2 is a male Hispanic, 5 feet 8 inches tall, 150 pounds Suspect No. 3 was seen only driving a tan colored 2000 Chevy Malibu.                                     
                                                                                    
LAPD is asking for anyone with additional information regarding this case to contact Officer Marroquin, LAPD Pacific Area Burglary Detectives at 310-482-6367.  During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7.  Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477).  Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with cell phone.  All text messages should begin with the letters “LAPD.”  Tipsters may also go to LAPDOnline.org, click on “web tips” and follow the prompts.


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