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News Release

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Media Relations

Burglary Suspect Caught on Video in the Hollywood Hills NR18262ti

Hollywood: The Los Angeles Police Department's Hollywood Area detectives are seeking the public's assistance in identifying a burglary suspect caught on video in the Hollywood Hills.

On Wednesday, October 3, 2018, around 3 p.m., a burglary occurred near the 1600 block of Woods Drive. This area has seen an increase in the number of residential burglaries in recent weeks. The suspect parked in front of the victim's home and pried open a sliding glass door with a concealed crowbar. He then entered the residence and removed jewelry and watches before fleeing in his vehicle.

The suspect is described as a light skinned Hispanic or White male, and was driving a possible 2007 grey or silver BMW with a blue convertible top bearing a black or dark blue paper plate with yellow writing.

Anyone with information should call Hollywood Division Detective Patrick Aluotto at 213-972-2929. During non-business hours, or on weekends, calls should be Directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to Tipsters may also visit, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.



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Gary Minzer, Outstanding Community Member
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