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Can You Identify this Robbery Suspect?
LAPD is asking for public help in locating a suspect wanted for robbing two electronic stores on two different dates. The first robbery took place on September 30 at 7:15 p.m. at a store located in the 11200 block of National Blvd. The suspect used bolt cutters to cut a metal chain attached to a laptop on display, then threatened the store clerk with the bolt cutters when confronted. The suspect fled the scene on a burgundy-colored bike.
A similar robbery occurred at an electronics store on October 23 in the 8900 block of Sepulveda Blvd.
The suspect is a male Hispanic, shaved head, 5 fee 8 inches tall, approximately 25 years of age and between 200-230 pounds, with a tattoo on the back of his upper left arm.
Anyone who recognizes the man in these photos or has information about these robberies is asked to contact Pacific Area Robbery Detectives at 310.482.6396. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800)-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crimestoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most key pads) using a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Tipsters can also go to LAPDOnline.org, click on "web tips" and follow the prompts.