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News Release

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

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Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department Wilshire Burglary Detectives are requesting the public's assistance in locating two burglary suspects.

On December 20, 2015, around 1:10 a.m., two burglars pried their way through the rear door of a local restaurant, located in the 7600 block of Beverly Boulevard. Once inside the restaurant, the suspects pried their way through a secondary door that led into the main dining room area. The burglars then pried open the cash register and took $1,200 in personal checks and cash.

The first suspect is described as a male Black between 30-40 years of age. He stands between 5 feet 3 inches and 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs around 190 lbs. The suspect had a dark mustache and was wearing a dark beanie, light jacket, dark shoes and dark gloves.

The second suspect is described as a male Black between 35-45 years of age. He stands between 6 feet tall and 6 feet 2 inches tall. He had a dark mustache and was wearing a light colored beanie, light jacket , light pants with dark shoes and dark gloves. He was holding a hammer in his right hand.

Anyone with information regarding this case is urged to call Detective French, Wilshire Burglary Area Detective at (213) 922-8251. . 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 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.