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Wednesday, October 8, 2014

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Sherman Oaks Burglary Suspects Caught on Tape NR14372lp

Sherman Oaks:  Los Angeles Police Department, Van Nuys Division detectives are asking for the public’s help in identifying three residential burglary suspects caught on surveillance video.

On Tuesday, September 16, 2014, unknown suspects burglarized a residence located in the 4700 block of Burnet Avenue. The suspects took the victim’s property including electronics and jewelry. The surveillance video captured two suspects entering the house and one suspect waiting in a pick-up truck.   

The first male suspect is described as Black, in his mid- 20s, 5 feet 9 inches tall about 170 pounds with short hair.  He was wearing dark colored pants, white shirt, dark shoes and carried a dark bag.  

The second male suspect is described as White, mid-20s, 5 feet 10 inches tall, about 170-180 pounds, wearing a white shirt, dark pants and dark shoes.

The female driver of the getaway vehicle is described in height about 5 feet 2 inches tall.  She has long dark hair, wearing a white blouse, dark skirt, high heel shoes and carrying a white purse.  The vehicle is a newer pick-up truck possibly a Dodge Ram 4-door or similar type of vehicle

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call Van Nuys Area Burglary Detective Marc Diamond at 818-374-0040.  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 www.LAPDOnline.org, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts


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