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News Release

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

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Puppy Burglary NR17037im

Panorama City: On January 28, 2017, at 3:50 p.m., Los Angeles Police Department Mission Area patrol officers responded to a radio call of a "possible hot prowl" at a residence in the 9000 block of Tobias Avenue in the City of Panorama City.

The residents at the home told officers that a man and a woman had come into the residence and took her 3 month old husky puppy named Lucy.

The investigation revealed that the two suspects kicked in the front door, entered the residence, took Lucy and fled the location to an unknown area.

Suspect-1 is described as a male Hispanic, approximately 24-years-old , 5 feet 7 inches tall, who was wearing a cream colored baseball hat, a buttoned up shirt and creamed colored pants. Suspect-2 is described as a female Hispanic approximately 18-years-old, 5 feet tall, black hair, brown eyes, wearing a black sweat shirt and light blue jeans.
Anyone with additional information is urged to call the Los Angeles Police Department, Mission Burglary Detectives, Officer Pickart at (818) 838-9864 or Mission Area Detectives at (818) 838-9810. Anonymous tips can be called into Crimestoppers at (800) 222-TIPS (8477), or by texting 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Online tips may be placed at, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.