LAPD: Update on Silver Lake Burglaries

Los Angeles Police Department Senior Lead Officer Victor Gutierrez reports that an individual who was a suspect in multiple burglaries in Silver Lake – and was also approaching residents in the area of Laurel and Hardy park – was recently arrested.  LAPD is also looking for another male who is a suspect in several burglaries in the area. Described as approximately 50 years old, with dark hair and a mustache, he is known to ride a bicycle in the Sunset and La Fayette area. Senior Lead Officer Gutierrez noted that there has been an increase in Silver Lake burglaries (suspects breaking into homes) and burglaries from motor vehicles and asks people to secure their vehicles and not leave leave anything visible inside. Visit LAPD for more information about police activity in Silver Lake.