LAPD seeks help finding brazen Hollywood burglar

HOLLYWOOD (KABC) -- Police are seeking the public's help finding a brazen burglar who entered a Hollywood apartment complex through the front door in the early evening hours, pried open a unit and casually walked off with a bag full of stolen goods.

The suspect is seen on surveillance video loitering in front of the building, until a delivery man exits. He walks in through the front door and then went up to the second floor.

He then pried open an apartment door, found some bags inside the apartment and loaded them up with the victim's personal possessions. He is then seen walking casually out the front door with shopping bags in each hand.

The suspect is described as an African-American male, about 25-30 years old, with a beard. He is about 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs 170 to 190 pounds.

He was wearing a bright orange Under Armor hooded sweatshirt, camouflage pants, and grey running shoes and was carrying a backpack.

Anyone with information is asked to call detectives at (213)972-2929 or (213)972-2931. Anonymous tips can be provided to Crime Stoppers at (800)222-TIPS.
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