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News Release

Friday, August 26, 2016

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Residential Burglary Suspects Caught on Video NR16254dm

Los Angeles: Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's Van Nuys Division are seeking the public's assistance in identifying two burglary suspects.

On August 8, 2016, around 11:45 a.m., two suspects entered an apartment located in the 14300 block of Riverside Drive in the city of Los Angeles. Both suspects walked to the side of the complex where they gained access to the victim's apartment by climbing into the patio area and prying open the sliding door. The suspects stole jewelry and fled on foot.

Suspect-1 is described as a male Hispanic, 20-25 years old. He stands around 5 foot 7 inches tall and weighs approximately 180-190 pounds. He was wearing a baseball cap with the letters "LA" on the front, gray shirt, khaki shorts and black shoes.

Suspect-2 is described as a male Hispanic, 30-35 years old. He stands around 5 foot 8 inches to 5 foot
9 inches tall and weighs approximately 190-200 pounds. He was wearing a straw hat, white shirt, jean shorts and brown boots.

***To view the video of the suspect please go to***

Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Van Nuys Burglary Detective Diamond at (818) 374-0029 or Detective O'Connor at (818) 374-0024. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). 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, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips."