Burglary Suspect Caught on Video in the Hollywood Hills NR18292gk

November 16, 2018

Hollywood: Los Angeles Police
Department’s Hollywood Division are seeking the community’s
assistance in identifying a suspect who burglarized and apartment
in the Hollywood Hills. The suspect was captured on neighbor’s
“Ring Doorbell” cameras.

On November 8, 2018, at 1:30 p.m. a burglary occurred in the 6700
block of Hillpark Drive. The victim was exercising in her living
room when her doorbell rang repeatedly. A few minutes later, the
victim heard noises in her bedroom. She went to investigate and saw
a male black in his 20’s, standing 5 feet 10 inches tall and 170
pounds, wearing a grey long sleeve shirt and black pants rifling
through her end table drawers. The victim confronted the suspect
who fled through the front door. The investigation revealed the
suspect entered the apartment through an open bedroom window by
removing the screen.

Victims who experience these types of “hot prowl” burglaries are
often left feeling vulnerable, hyper-vigilant and anxious. The
violation of the sanctity of one’s home is a particularly egregious
crime. The Los Angeles Police Department relies heavily on the
public’s cooperation and assistance in the identification of these
suspects to further the investigation and obtain successful

Anyone with information should call Detective Patrick Aluotto at
(213) 972-2929 at Hollywood

Division. 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 the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at
1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to
www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit
www.lapdonline.org, and click on “Anonymous Web Tips” under the
“Get Involved-Crime Stoppers” menu to submit an online tip. Lastly,
tipsters may also download the “P3 Tips” mobile application and
select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.