Encino: The Los Angeles Police Department’s West Valley Area Burglary Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying two burglary suspects who were observed on video breaking into a residence and stealing a safe.
On December 23, 2018, at the 4400 block of Alonzo Avenue, one suspect waited in the car while the other suspect went to the rear of the residence and broke a window.
The suspect then entered the location and found a small safe, cash, and jewelry. The suspect then exited the location with those items. The suspect threw the safe and items into the driveway where the other suspect exited the vehicle and then helped put the stolen goods in their vehicle.
The suspects then fled in the vehicle. Stole $150,000 in cash, jewelry, and a handgun.
Suspect #1 is a male white, standing at 5’06″/5’10”, 150/170 lbs., wearing a black cap, shirt, pants and shoes.
Suspect #2 is a male white, standing at 5’06″/5’10”, 150/170 lbs., wearing a black cap, a blue windbreaker with a white stripe, and blue jeans.
The suspects are using a white 2015 to 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe or Tucson SUV.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact West Valley Burglary Detective Dunn at (818) 374-7769. 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 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 www.lapdonline.org, and click on “Anonymous Web Tips.”