Los Angeles: Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's Newton Area are seeking the public's assistance in identifying violent Robbery suspects.
On Friday, October 13, 2017, at about 5:00 p.m., a takeover Robbery occurred in a pharmacy business located on the 200 block of West Vernon Avenue.
Armed suspects entered the pharmacy and ordered the employees to the floor. During the robbery, the suspects took money and specific medications.
The suspects fled the scene in a vehicle described as a charcoal gray, BMW, 4DR, sunroof, tinted windows, with black spoke style rims with a chrome lip.
Suspect #1 is described as a 20-25-year-old male Black with dark complexion. He stands 5 feet, 6 inches tall and weighs approximately 165 pounds. He was wearing blue long sleeved hoodie, pink undershirt, black pants, black "Vans" shoes with a white stripe, and a black "DC" New Era baseball hat. Suspect #1 also has a possible disability or injury to his right hand.
Suspect #2 is described as a 20-25-year-old male Black with light complexion. He stands 5 foot 6-9 inches tall and weighs approximately 165 pounds. He was wearing a dark blue "Los Angeles" beanie, white long sleeve Adidas shirt with black sleeves and white stripes, grey sweatpants with black knee pads, and black shoes.
Suspect #3 is described as a male Black with a slim build. He stands 5 feet 6-9 inches tall and weighs approximately 135-145 pounds. He was wearing a black hat, black long sleeve shirt, tan pants, and black shoes. Suspect #3 also has a possible pony tail.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Detective Fitzsimmons or Detective Trimino, Newton Area Detectives at (323) 846-6572. 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."