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News Release

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

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Detectives Seek Additional Victims NR17137ml

Sherman Oaks: Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's Van Nuys Division are seeking additional victims who may have dined at Cocina Bene and used the women's restroom or had contact with Bahram Javaherian.
Detectives received information that Javaherian had placed a video recorder inside the woman's restroom which was inside the restaurant.
On Tuesday, May 9, 2017, around 8:45 a.m. in the 4500 block of Sepulveda Boulevard in Sherman Oaks, detectives served a search warrant and evidence was recovered.
Bahram Javaherian, 65 years old, from Sherman Oaks, was placed under arrest for Possession of Child Pornography, Bail Set for $20,000.00.
Anyone with information about additional victims is asked to call Van Nuys detectives, at (818) 374-0040. 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 the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to Tipsters may also visit, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an online tip.