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News Release

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Media Relations

Grand Theft Suspect Caught on Tape NR14357nv

Los Angeles:  Los Angeles Police Department Central Area detectives are asking for the public’s help to identify a grand theft suspect caught on surveillance video.

On Tuesday, September 23, 2014, around 5 p.m., the suspect entered a high school located in the 1200 block of Bishops Road.  Video surveillance captured the suspect entered the men’s locker room and removed a laptop, I-Phones, I-Pods and US currency belonging to the school and the students.

The suspect is described as a male Black, approximately 25-30 years old with a fauxhawk style haircut with designs on the side.  He had a black beard and was last seen wearing a grey cut off shirt, green shorts and black and white shoes.

The Suspect’s vehicle is describe as an older model white SUV.

There is no further information at this time.

**Video can be viewed in the “Newsroom” at **.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to contact Central Division detective at 213-833-3750.  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.