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News Release

Friday, March 8, 2013

Media Relations

Burglary at a High-End Handbag Store NR13072cn

Los Angeles:  The Los Angeles Police Department and Topanga Area Detectives are asking for the public’s help in providing any information that will lead to the arrest of the suspects who burglarized a store.

On March 7, 2013, at about 4:45 a.m., two suspects forced their way into the Neiman Marcus store located at 6600 block of Topanga Canyon Blvd. Once in the store, the suspects started taking several Louis Vuitton handbags along with scarves. The suspect with the merchandise in hand left the store. The estimated value of property taken is over $40,000.

Suspects were seen getting into a silver 4-door vehicle. Suspects are described as males 20-40 years-old, about 5 feet 8 inches to 6 feet tall and weighing about 180 lbs.  Suspect one was wearing a blue hoodie, gray jacket, black pants, white shoes and a mask. Suspect two was wearing a gray hoodie, blue pants and black shoes.

Anyone with any information is encouraged to contact Topanga Area Detectives at 818-756-4820.  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 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.