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News Release

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Media Relations

Residential Burglar Caught on Camera at Pacific Division NR15172lp

Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Department Pacific Division detectives are asking for the public's help to identify a suspect responsible for at least two residential burglaries in the Pacific Area.

On May 18, 2015, around 2:55 p.m. Pacific Division officers responded to a radio call of a burglary alarm at a residence located on the 8500 Block of Flight Avenue. The suspect smashed the bathroom window of the first victim's residence and took property from the home including hand guns and ammunition. The suspect left the first location and broke into another home by kicking in the back door. The suspect removed the second victim's property and fled the location in an unknown location. The suspect took property from both homes with a combined total of approximately $2,000.00. The suspect's actions were captured by a surveillance camera.

The suspect is described as a male Black, 30 to 35 years of age, approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighing approximately 200 pounds.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Pacific Area Detective Hogan at (310) 482-6357. 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 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, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.