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News Release

Friday, July 17, 2015

Media Relations

Church Burglarized of Sacred Religious Items NR15143jk

WHAT:
News Conference

WHEN:
Friday, July 17, 2015
3:30 p.m.

WHERE:
Santo Tomas Church
2760 W. Pico Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90006

WHO:
Captain Vito Palazzolo, Commanding Officer Olympic Area
Detective David Nunez, Officer-in-Charge, Olympic Area Burglary Detail
Representative of Los Angeles City Councilman Gil Cedillo, Council District 1
Father Gerardo Galaviz, Pastor St. Tomas Church, Archdiocese of Los Angeles
Community and Church Leaders

WHY:
Olympic Division Burglary detectives are asking for the public's help in identifying the suspects responsible for a burglary that occurred at Santo Tomas Church between the hours of 9:45 p.m. and 5:00 a.m. on July 15th and 16th of 2015.

The suspects took important and sacred religious items that need to be returned to the parishioners.

VISUALS:
A photographic display of the items taken will be available.

CONTACT:
For more information please contact Detective David Nunez, Olympic Burglary Detail at 213-382-9440 or call Media Relations at 213-486-5910.






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