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News Release

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Media Relations

Burglary Suspects Caught on Video at Hollywood Hills Home NR19202ml

Hollywood Hills: The Los Angeles Police Department has obtained additional identifying information about two burglary suspects who are suspected of committing a residential burglary in the Hollywood area.

On July 19, 2019 at 5:40 p.m., two suspects approached a residence near Hillside Avenue and North Ogden Drive. The suspects repeatedly rang the victim's doorbell and after a few minutes, shattered the door's glass. They entered the residence and proceeded to ransack the interior. The suspects stole the victim's expensive watches and a Mac computer, then fled the location.

The suspects were caught on home surveillance video and are described as two male Blacks, between 18 and 25 years old with thin builds. One suspect is wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt and is seen speaking into a cell phone. The other suspect has short hair and has tattoos on both arms.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Hollywood Burglary Detective Aluotto at 213-972-2929 or Detective Childs at 213-972-2931. 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."