Los Angeles: The Los Angeles
Police Department’s Central Area Robbery detectives have obtained
video in relation to a home invasion robbery that occurred in
Downtown Los Angeles.
On July 20, 2019 around 5:10 p.m., two suspects agreed to meet a
wholesaler jeweler at his residence. Once inside the victim’s
residence located in the area of 7th Street and Broadway, the
suspects produced handguns, handcuffed and hogtied the victim and
ransacked the apartment. The suspects fled with the victim’s cash,
jewelry, and clothing.
The suspects were caught on surveillance video entering and
exiting the residence. The suspects are described as two male
Blacks, both between the ages of 18 and 30 years. Suspects were
last seen fleeing in an awaiting black sports utility vehicle.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact
Central Gang Detective Alvarez at (213) 996-1877 or Detective
Mazzacano at (213) 996-1877. 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