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News Release

Thursday, March 16, 2017

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Business Robbery Captured on Video NR17067lp

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department Wilshire Area detectives are requesting the public's assistance in obtaining information to identify the suspects caught on camera commiting a robbery.

On Friday, March 10, 2017, around 9:15 p.m., one suspect entered a store located in the 4500 block of Pico Boulevard in the City of Los Angeles. The suspect pointed a handgun at a store mployee and a customer and demanded property. The suspect took the victims' property and exited the store. A second suspect served as a look-out and was waiting for the first suspect outside the store during the robbery. The crime was captured on video surveillance.

The first suspect is described as an 18 to 20-year-old male Black approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighing approximately 145 pounds. He was wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt with black jeans and black shoes.

The second suspect is described as an 18 to 20-year-old male Black, approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall.

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Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Detective R. Hernandez, Wilshire Area Robbery Detectives, at (213) 922-8217 or Detective B. Romero at (213) 922-8215. 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 Tipsters may also visit, 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.