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News Release

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Media Relations

Man Arrested for Possession of Loaded Weapon NR15250lp

North Hollywood: The Los Angeles Police Department's North Hollywood Area detectives arrested a man for possession of a loaded weapon.

On July 22, 2015, around 9:15 a.m., officers were posted at the 6900 block of Tujunga Avenue. Larry Ira Estrin, a 62 year-old resident of Los Angeles was stopped at a check point when officers were alerted of a possible firearm in Estrins' vehicle.

A loaded weapon was recovered from Estrins' vehicle. Estrin was placed under arrest for possession of a loaded weapon.

Estrin is currently being held on $35,000 bail.

Anyone with information about this case is urged to contact Major Crimes Division at (213) 486-7280. 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). Tipster 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.