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News Release

Friday, October 19, 2018

Media Relations

Daytime Burglary Suspects Caught on Video NR18267ti

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department's West Valley Area Burglary Detectives are asking for the public's assistance in identifying three burglary suspects.

On June 13, 2018, around 11:50 a.m., a burglary occurred near the 15800 block of Moorpark Street in Encino. The suspects climbed the fence into the rear yard and covered a camera with a red shirt. The suspects then smashed a rear window, entered and ransacked the residence, taking watches and jewelry before fleeing the location.

This is an area that is experiencing a rash of burglaries, including those at celebrity and sports figures' homes.

One of the suspects wears a distinctive red sweater with a cat face on it. This suspect is possibly involved in other burglaries in Los Angeles County while wearing the same sweater.

First suspect is described as a male unknown standing 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighing around 140 to 150 pounds. He was wearing a red sweater with a cat face on it and black pants.

Second suspect is described as a male unknown standing 5 feet 4 inches to 5 feet 6 inches tall, weighing around 170 to 180 pounds. He was wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, black shorts, and black shoes.

Third suspect is described as a male wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt.

The suspects were last seen in a green four door sedan.

Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact West Valley Burglary Detective William Dunn at (818) 374-7769. 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 the LA 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 onlinetip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.