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News Release

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Media Relations

Commercial Burglary in Van Nuys NR16208ml

Van Nuys: The Los Angeles Police Department's Commercial Crimes Division Cargo-Hijack Unit is investigating a commercial burglary and needs the public assistance.

On March 22, 2016, 5:00 p.m. through March 23, 2016 9:50 a.m., unknown suspects pried open the roll up door of the warehouse located at the 7900 block of Ruffner Avenue in the City of Van Nuys.

Approximately 112 boxes of work out clothing were taken. The value of the clothing is approximately $250,000.00.

"Kutting Weight"
The work out clothing is very distinct and is not sold at retail stores.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call LAPD's Commercial Crimes Division Cargo Hijack Unit Detectives Marc Zavala 213-268-0819 or Jeanette Santos 818-832-7511. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crimestoppers 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.