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Tuesday, September 4, 2018

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Home Invasion Robberies in The San Fernando Valley NR18230ml

Encino/Woodland Hills: Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's Robbery- Homicide Division are investigating two home invasion robberies in the San Fernando Valley.

On Saturday, September 1, 2018, around 12:10 a.m., suspects armed with handguns forced their way into a residence in the 16800 block of Bajio Road in Encino.

The home was ransacked and the suspects took the victim's property consisting of money, jewelry, and cellular phones. The suspects fled in an unknown direction and no vehicle was seen.

On Saturday September 1, 2018, around 4:00 a.m., several suspects armed with handguns forced their way into a residence in the 22900 block of Hatteras Street in Woodland Hills.

The suspects confronted the victims and took their money and jewelry. The suspects fled in an unknown direction and no vehicle was seen.

In both incidents the suspects are described as three males, with no further description.

Detectives are still investigating to determine if both incidents are related or not.

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact LAPD Robbery-Homicide Division Detectives at (213) 486-6840. 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 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 L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.

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