HOLLYWOOD—Officials from the Los Angeles Police Department Hollywood Division are searching for a suspect responsible for a burglary that occurred on September 1 at around 3:30 a.m. at a business on the 5900 block of Melrose Avenue in Hollywood.

The thief was caught stealing a laptop and several other items. Police have described the suspect as an African-American male between the ages of 35 to 45 years-old with a distinct “widow’s peak” receding hairline. He stands 5 feet and 11 inches tall and weighs 185 pounds.

Anyone with information about this incident, or for more information, is asked to call Hollywood Area Burglary Detectives, Detective Seagrave at (213) 972-2928. 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 Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters “LAPD.” Tipsters may also go to LAPDOnline.org, click on “webtips” and follow the prompts.