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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

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Los Angeles: LAPD Van Nuys Division detectives are seeking the public's assistance to identify armed suspects who committed a home invasion robbery at gunpoint.

On June 2, 2017, at about 4:18 a.m., a home invasion robbery occurred in an apartment building located in the 15100 block of Vanowen Street in Van Nuys. The suspects were armed with handguns and entered victim's residence. Suspects fired a couple of rounds and fled with the victim's property. No one was injured during the incident.

It is unknown if the suspects left the scene in a vehicle or on foot, and detectives have few leads on the case. However, images of the suspects were captured from the apartment's security surveillance system. They are described as follows:









Suspect-1 is a male Black with black hair, brown eyes, 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing about 170 pounds. He was wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt. He has a mustache and goatee and carried a backpack and armed with a handgun.

Suspect-2 is a male Hispanic with brown hair, brown eyes, 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing about 170 pounds. He was wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt with "Diamond Life" in the front and possible gray pants and armed with a handgun.











Suspect-3 is a male Hispanic with brown hair, brown eyes, 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing about 170 pounds. He was wearing a dark colored sweatshirt, possible gray pants and a blue baseball cap with unknown insignia. He was wearing glasses and carried a backpack.

Suspect-4 is a male Hispanic with brown hair, brown eyes, 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing about 170 pounds. He was wearing a dark colored sweatshirt, possible blue jeans and carried a backpack.

Anyone with information about the incident, especially the location or identities of the suspects, is asked to call Van Nuys Division Detective Mendoza at (818) 374-0086 or Detective Cheun at 818-374-0081. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit www.lapdonline.org, 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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