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Sunday, September 12, 2021

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Violent Robbery Arrest NR21241ll

Los Angeles: Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's Robbery Homicide Division (RHD), Robbery Special Section, are announcing the arrest of a robbery suspect and seeking the public's help in providing any information that would lead to the identification and arrest of additional violent street robbery suspects.

On September 8, 2021, Robbery Homicide Division, Robbery Special Section, assumed investigative responsibility for a street robbery series in Central, Wilshire, and Hollywood Divisions.

Based on investigative leads, and with the assistance of Metropolitan Division officers, the vehicle used in the series of robberies was identified and located in the city of Pasadena. Metropolitan Division officers detained the driver, later identified as Quioness Wilson. A search warrant at Wilson's residence produced additional evidence associated to the robberies.

Wilson was interviewed by RHD detectives and subsequently arrested and booked for 211 PC/Robbery. As a result, additional investigative leads have been developed and RHD detectives are attempting to identify additional suspects.

Suspect 1: M/Blk, No further information
Suspect 2: M/Blk, No further information
Suspect 3: Wilson, Quioness M/Blk Booking No. 6244803

The following crimes are associated to the series:

1. Attempt Robbery
Date/Time: 9/1/21 @ 1:00 p.m.
Location: 11th Street E/O Santee St

2. Robbery
Date/Time: 9/1/21 @ 2:50 p.m.
Location: 504 W. Olympic Blvd

3. Robbery
Date/Time: 9/1/21 @ 4:32 p.m.
Location: Gardner St & Melrose Av

4. Robbery
Date/Time: 9/7/21 @ 2:40 p.m.
Location: 7726 Melrose Av

5. Robbery
Date/Time: 9/7/21 @ 4:55 p.m.
Location: 7376 Melrose Av

6. Robbery
Date/Time: 9/7/21 @ 5:40 p.m.
Location: 939 S. Hill Street

7. Robbery
Date & Time: 09-07-21, 4:40 p.m.
Location: 1716 Whitley Ave

This case will be submitted to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office on Friday, September 10, 2021 for filing consideration.

"We are disturbed by this brazen daytime robbery which was captured on video and we are committed to fighting violent crime and using all our resources to keep all Angelenos safe," said Chief Moore. Detectives are investigating and asking for the publics help for any additional information.

Anyone with additional information is urged to call the Los Angeles Police Department, Robbery Homicide Division, Robbery Special Section, 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). 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.