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September 22, 2015

Los Angeles: Detectives from the
Los Angeles Police Department’s Hollywood Division are seeking the
public’s assistance in identifying a burglar.

On September 1, 2015, around 3:30 a.m., a suspect forced his way
into a business in the 5900 block of Melrose Avenue in Hollywood.
The suspect was caught on video stealing a lap top computer and
other items.

The suspect is described as a Black male, between the ages of 35 to
45-years-old, with a distinctive “Widows Peak” receding hairline.
He stands 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs about 185 pounds.

Anyone with information about this incident, or for more
information, is asked to call Hollywood Area Burglary Detectives,
Detective Seagrave at (213) 972-2928. During non-business hours or
on the 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
LAPDOnline.org, click on “webtips” and follow the prompts.