Arrest Announced in Serial Burglar NA22016ll 

March 10, 2022

News Conference

Thursday, March 10, 2022
1:30 p.m.

North Hollywood Community Police Station
11640 Burbank Boulevard
North Hollywood

LAPD Captain Hamed Mohammadi, Commanding Officer, North Hollywood
LAPD Lieutenant Robert Toledo, Commanding Officer, North Hollywood Detectives
LAPD Detective Ron Kim, North Hollywood Burglary Section
LAPD Detective James Espinoza, North Hollywood Burglary Section

On March 1, 2021, Reuben Newhouse was arrested for a series of commercial burglaries across the San Fernando Valley and the city of Burbank.  From October 29, 2020 through February 25, 2022, Newhouse was responsible for over 70 commercial burglaries in the Valley with 26 in North Hollywood. Newhouse committed the majority of his burglaries between the hours of 2:00a.m. and 4:00a.m. and was captured on video on the majority of the burglaries.

Crime alerts and community alerts were disseminated across the Valley with no leads until a concern citizen, discovered evidence on the side of the road. The evidence led North Hollywood burglary detectives to Newhouse’s residence.

The commanding officer and assigned investigators of North Hollywood will announce details of the arrest, and the identity of the charged individual.

Images of the suspect and recovered items will be on display.

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