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News Release

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Media Relations

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Hollywood: On December 7th, 2014, a burglar entered a closed business on the 6400 block of west Sunset Boulevard and was captured on a close-up surveillance video.

The suspect in the video appears to be a white male, 5 feet 11 inches tall, approximately 190 pounds and around 50- years- old. The burglar broke in to the Hollywood area building and took a large amount of currency from the property.

LAPD Hollywood Detectives have compiled a video sequence and is available to the media for broadcast.

Anyone with information about this incident, or for more information, is asked to call Hollywood Detectives at (213) 972-2928. During non-business hours or on the weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (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, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.