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Friday, July 27, 2018

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Store Robbery Suspects Caught on Video NR18198ti

Los Angeles: Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's Newton Area are seeking the public's assistance in identifying two violent robbery suspects.

On June 21, 2018, around 6:30 p.m., a robbery occurred at a store located near the 4700 block of Broadway. Suspect-1 entered the business and pointed a handgun at the employees while suspect-2 removed the tray from the cash register. During the robbery, the suspects took US Currency and personal items belonging to the employees. Both suspects exited the business and fled on foot.

First suspect is described as a 25 to 30-year-old male Black with medium complexion. He stands 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs around 130 pounds. He was wearing a Green Bay Packers baseball cap, navy blue Puma zip-up jacket with "BMW Motorsport" on left chest, Puma logo on right sleeve, and black jeans. The suspect also has a tattoo of unknown writing on the right side of his neck and chest

Second suspect is described as a 25 to 30-year-old male Black with possible braids or cornrows in hair. He stands five feet eight inches tall and weighs around 180 pounds. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black jeans, and red shoes with white soles.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Detective Walden, Newton Area Detectives at 323-846-6572. During non-business hours or on weekends, please contact 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.



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