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News Release

Monday, September 12, 2011

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Commercial Burglary in West Los Angeles NR11424DF

Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Department West Los Angeles Area detectives are asking for the public’s help in providing any information that would lead to the arrest of a suspect who they believe is responsible for a commercial burglary.

On September 4, 2011, at around 9:30 p.m., a burglary occurred in the 9000 block of West Pico Boulevard in West Los Angeles.  The suspects entered the building by prying the back door, then took cash and two registers.

The suspects are described as follows:

Suspect 1: Male, Black, approximately 25-35 years-old, stands 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs approximately 180 pounds.  The Suspect was last seen wearing a dark colored beanie cap, light colored jacket, medium colored pants and white shoes.  He was also wearing black gloves and holding a pry tool.

Suspect 2: Male, Black, approximately 25-35 years-old, with short hair, stands 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs approximately 170 pounds.  The Suspect was wearing a light colored hooded sweatshirt, medium colored pants and white shoes.
Anyone with information in regard to this case is urged to call West Los Angeles Detective Guevara at 310-444-1523 or 310-444-1522.  During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 213-978-6500 or 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 a cell phone.  All text messages should begin with the letters “LAPD.” Tipsters may also go to, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.