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Thursday, September 18, 2014

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West Los Angeles:  Los Angeles Police Department West Los Angeles Detectives are asking for the public’s help in providing any information that may lead to the arrest of the suspect who robbed a Starbucks.








On September 4, 2014, around 4:10 p.m., a male suspect entered the Starbucks located in the 10900 block of west Pico Boulevard.  The suspect entered the Starbucks, ordered a drink and showed the Starbucks employee the gun he was concealing in his waistband.  Using the gun to intimidate the employee, the suspect demanded money.  The employee out of fear complied with the suspects demand.

The suspect is described as a 32 to 37-year-old male Black.  He stands 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs approximately 170 pounds.  The suspect was wearing a black jacket with a hoodie, blue denim jeans and a large set of white or gray headphones over a black baseball cap.

The weapon that was used was a semi-automatic handgun with chrome on the grip. 

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact West Los Angeles Detective Todd Doyle at 310-444-1529.  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.”

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