Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department's Pacific Area Robbery Detectives are seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted for assault.
On June 30, 2018, a 28-year-old male victim was standing outside a fast food restaurant located in the 9200 block of Venice Boulevard, when an unidentified male suspect, punched the victim without warning. The victim fell to the ground and was knocked unconscious. The victim suffered significant and severe head injuries and was admitted to a local hospital. The suspect was seen fleeing the scene with a male and female companion in a white four door sedan.
The suspect is described as an 18 to 21-year-old male Hispanic with brown curly hair, unknown eyes. He stands between 5 feet 8 inches to 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs around 190 to 200 pounds. The suspect was last seen wearing a white tee shirt, gray pants, white socks with red and white sandals.
The first companion is described as a 17 to 20-year-old male Hispanic with dark hair, unknown eyes. He stands between 5 feet 6-inches tall and weighs around 140 to 150 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black shirt with design on front, blue jeans with holes in the knees and black tennis shoes.
The second companion is described as a 17 to 20-year-old female Hispanic, with glasses, dark hair, in a ponytail. She was wearing a gray and black jacket, gray shirt, blue jeans, and white shoes with black stripe.
Anyone with information or can identify the suspect is urged to contact Pacific Area Robbery Detective Saucedo 310-482-6421. 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 the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit www.lapdonline.org, 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.
Studio City: The Los Angeles Police Department and North Hollywood Robbery detectives are seeking the public's help in identifying two persons responsible for an attempted robbery.
On May 25, 2018, around 4:30 p.m., North Hollywood patrol officers responded to a radio call on Ventura Boulevard in the Studio City.
After entering the business, the first suspect produced a large canister of pepper spray and sprayed the store owner and two customers, with the intent to incapacitate them. Both suspects also had hammers and began breaking glass display cases to steal the jewelry. The first suspect also swung his hammer at the store owner.
In fear and in defense of her and the customers' lives, the owner used her legally owned and registered handgun and fired one round at the suspects. Neither suspects were hit and they immediately fled the location without any property.
First suspect is described as a male Hispanic or White, 30 to 40-years-old with closely shaved receding dark hair. He stands around 5 feet 7 inches tall weighing around 150 pounds. He was wearing a blue, long sleeved button-down shirt, khaki pants, black tennis shoes, sunglasses, and a watch on his left wrist.
Second suspect is described as a male Hispanic, 40 to 50-years-old with dark hair, mustache or goatee. He stands around 6 feet tall weighing around 175 pounds. He was wearing grey pants, a white long-sleeved button-down shirt, bow tie, fedora, sunglasses, and an earring in his left ear.
If you have any information, contact Detective Hammer or Detective Mahoney, North Hollywood Area Robbery Detectives, at (818) 754-8424. During non-business hours or on weekends, please contact 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit www.lapdonline.org, 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 LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.