STUDIO CITY—On Friday, September 8, North Hollywood Burglary Detectives served and performed a search warrant in Van Nuys for a suspected burglar. According to the LAPD Blog, Tagui Abrayan, was identified in a surveillance video taking a package off the porch of a home in Studio City. She was seen exiting a white Mercedes Benz and calmly walking to the door and taking the package.
Abrayan was located at the residence and arrested. While searching the home, detectives found hundreds of pieces of mail from residences in the San Fernando Valley, Malibu, and West Los Angeles. Authorities discovered evidence of identity theft that included: counterfeit driver’s license, altered checks, and profiles including names, addresses, social security numbers, dates of birth, and credit card information of unsuspecting victims in Los Angeles.
Detectives are looking for an unidentified male suspect, who was with Abrayan on the day she was seen on film taking the package from the residence. The unidentified suspect was captured exiting the driver’s seat and taking a package from a home in Studio City on the same day.
The suspect has been described as a 5 foot and 10 inch tall, Caucasian male with black hair and brown eyes. He weighs approximately 200 pounds, and has a mustache and tattoo on his right bicep.
Anyone with information about the crimes is asked to contact North Hollywood Area Burglary Detectives Joseph Hampton or Noah Stone at (818) 754-8381 or (818) 754-8377. 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.