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Los Angeles: The family of Cathy Antonetta Person and the Los Angeles Police Department's Missing Person's Unit are asking for the public's assistance in locating her.

Person was last seen on December 20th, at 2 p.m., in front of 4100 Wilshire Boulevard in the City of Los Angeles.
Person is described as a 63-year-old, female, black, black hair, brown eyes, standing at 5 feet 9 inches tall, and approximately 160 pounds.

Person was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with the letters "LA" printed on the front, grey sweat pants, and grey and black tennis shoes. She is also believed to have walked to the area of 3737 Olympic Boulevard.












 

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Cathy Antonetta Person, please contact the Los Angeles Police Department, Missing Persons Unit, at (213) 996-1800 or officers with our Olympic Station at 213-382-9102. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 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 ww.lapdonline.org, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an onlinetip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.


Skull Mask Burglary Suspects Wanted

North Hollywood: The Los Angeles Police Department's North Hollywood Burglary detectives are asking the public's help in providing any information that would lead to the identification and arrest of burglary suspects responsible for a series of burglaries in North Hollywood Area.

On Monday, November 19, 2018, around 6 p.m., a burglary occurred near the 7700 block of Bel Aire Avenue. Three suspects with one of them wearing a mask gained entrance into the residence and removed a safe. They exited the residence and got into a newer model Nissan Rouge with "Beverly Hills BMW" paper plates, which was driven by the fourth suspect.

Over the course of the past two months, North Hollywood Area has had 26 residential burglaries from October 15, 2018 through December 18, 2018. The burglaries have occurred within the area of Coldwater Canyon Boulevard and Bellaire Avenue, between Roscoe Boulevard and Victory Boulevard.

The suspects are working in crews of 2 to 4 people and they drive vehicles with paper plates. The suspects have targeted single family residences between the hours of 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

The suspects select homes with minimal to zero lighting and enter the residence by smashing the rear sliding doors. Once inside, the suspects look for jewelry, cash, designer handbags, and firearms to steal.

First suspect is a male, stands 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs between 160 to 180 pounds. He was wearing a "Skull Face" mask, black hoodie, black jeans, and black shoes.

Second suspect is a male, stands 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs between 160 to 180 pounds. He was wearing a black hoodie, black jeans, and blue running shoes.

Third suspect is a male, stands 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs between 160 to 180 pounds. He was wearing a black hoodie, black pants, and gray running shoes.

The suspects have also been seen driving a white Kia sedan and a white Cadillac Escalade with paper plates.






Anyone with information about the crime is asked to contact Detective Joseph Hampton North Hollywood Area Burglary Detectives at 818-754-8378 or 818-754-8377. During non-business hours, or on weekends, calls should be Directed to 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 onlinetip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.


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Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Department Valley Bureau Homicide detectives are asking for the public's help in providing any information that would lead to the identification of the suspects responsible for killing 42-year-old Sun Valley resident Sergio Mares.

On December 17, 2018, around 5:58 p.m., North Hollywood Area patrol officers responded to a shooting call on Archwood Street and Laurel grove Avenue, at the Valley Plaza Recreational Center. Upon arrival, officers observed a male, in the parking lot, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim had been working on his vehicle when he was approached by two male suspects and shot. The suspects fled north, in a vehicle, on Vanowen Street.

Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics responded and transported Mares to a local hospital. He died upon arrival.

The motive for this shooting is unknown. There is no vehicle or suspect description.

Anyone with information is urged to call Detective Steve Castro, Valley Bureau Homicide,
at (818) 374-1925. During non-business hours, or on weekends, calls should be directed to
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 onlinetip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program. 


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West Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department West Traffic Division detectives are asking for the public's help in providing any information that would lead to the identification and arrest of the suspect involved in a fatal hit and run traffic collision that killed a 39-year-old male resident of Los Angeles.

On December 15, 2018, around 10:15 p.m., a pedestrian was crossing southbound Sunset Boulevard east of Mapleton Drive outside of an unmarked crosswalk. As the pedestrian crossed southbound Sunset Boulevard, he was struck by an unknown vehicle going eastbound on Sunset Boulevard.

The driver of the unknown vehicle failed to stop, identify themselves and render aid at the scene of a traffic collision as required by law.

The Los Angeles Fire Department Paramedics responded to the scene and provided medical treatment to the victim, who died at scene from his injuries.

The investigation is ongoing and notification to next of kin is still pending.

On April 15, 2015, the City Council amended the Los Angeles Administrative Code and created a Hit and Run Reward Program Trust Fund. A reward of up to $25,000 is available to community members who provide information leading to the offender's identification, apprehension, and conviction or resolution through a civil compromise.

Anyone with information about this traffic collision is asked to contact West Traffic Division Detectives at (213) 473-0234. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 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 ww.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.


Critical Missing 84-Year-Old Man

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Update
On December 14, 2018, around 11 p.m., Mr. Kim was found in the Devonshire area by patrol officers and was reunited with his family in good health.

 

 

 

Sherman Oaks: The family of James Kim and the Los Angeles Police Department's Missing Persons Unit are asking for the public's help in locating him.

James was last seen on December 14, 2018, around 12:20 p.m., leaving Sherman Oaks Hospital in the 4900 block of Van Nuys Boulevard. He currently resides in the 14000 block of Hubbard Street, in the city of Sylmar, and may be trying to find his way home. James does not have a cellphone or wallet, but was wearing a hospital bracelet with his information when he left the hospital. He suffers from Alzheimer's and his family is concerned for his safety.

James is described as an 84-year-old Korean male with gray hair and brown eyes. He stands 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs approximately 121 pounds. James was last seen wearing a light grey, long sleeve, hooded sweatshirt, dark colored pants, and was wearing only hospital issued beige socks without shoes.

If you have seen or have any information regarding the whereabouts of James Kim, please contact the Los Angeles Police Department's Missing Persons Unit at (213) 996-1800. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 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 ww.lapdonline.org, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an onlinetip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.


Fatal Hit and Run Traffic Collision

Los Angeles: Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's South Traffic Division are asking for the public's help in providing any information that would lead to the identification of the suspect involved in a hit and run collision that killed a bicyclist.

On December 14, 2018, around 5:15 a.m., a tractor trailer vehicle was traveling west on Anaheim Street at Sampson Avenue. A bicyclist was traveling south across the westbound lanes of Anaheim Street when he collided with the right rear side of the trailer. The driver of the tractor trailer vehicle failed to stop and render aid, as required by law.

Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics responded and pronounced the bicyclist dead at scene.

There is no suspect description. The tractor portion of the vehicle is light in color. The trailer is dark brown.

On April 15, 2015, the City Council amended the Los Angeles Administrative Code and created a Hit and Run Reward Program Trust Fund. A reward of up to $25,000 is available to community members who provide information leading to the offender's identification, apprehension, and conviction or resolution through a civil compromise.

Drivers are reminded that if they become involved in a collision, they should pull over and stop as soon as it is safe to do so, notify emergency services, and remain at the scene to identify themselves.

Anyone with information about this traffic collision is asked to contact Officer Mendoza or Officer Yount, South Traffic Division, at (323) 421-2500 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. After hours please contact South Traffic Division's Watch Commander at 323 421-2577. During non-business hours, or on weekends, calls should be directed to 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 onlinetip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.