Burglary Suspect Caught on Video NR17362dm

December 5, 2017

Los Angeles: Detectives from the
Los Angeles Police Department’s North Hollywood Division are
seeking the public’s help in identifying a burglary suspect.

Between November 28 and December 03, 2017, a suspect wearing a
scarf and a Santa Claus hat knocked on the front door or rang the
doorbell of residences in Studio City. When no one answered the
door, the suspect would gain entry to the backyards of the homes,
smash a rear patio sliding door or back window, then enter the
homes. Once inside, the suspect removed cash, jewelry, safes, and
firearms before leaving. A get-a-way driver has been seen in a dark

The suspect is described as a 18-25 year old male Black. He stands
5 feet 10 inches tall, weighs around 140-160 pounds and has a
tattoo along his right jaw line.

Anyone with information or can identify the suspect is urged
to contact North Hollywood Area Burglary Detectives Stone, Lopez,
or Davalos at (818) 754-8377. During non-business hours or on
weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7
(1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call
the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477)
or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters can 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 L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers as their local