Officials announced the arrest of three suspects in an Encino home invasion robbery. It occurred early Wednesday morning.
First, police received a call Around 1:35 a.m., there was trouble in the 17900 block at Valley Vista Boulevard. According to Los Angeles Police Department officials, a woman called police for help but was disconnected from the line while talking with officers.
Police said officers responded to the scene and found people dressed in dark clothing and masks leaving the house with suitcases.
The suspects were then Police set up a perimeter around the area and brought in K-9 units for search.
Officers were told by residents that several people broke into their house and forced them to open the back window. LAPD reports that two of the robbers entered the house and stole cash, a watch, and a cellphone.
Three suspects were eventually identified by a K-9 team and taken into police custody.
The suspects were identified at 25-years-old Maliek Villefranco, 29 year-old Darion Abbot, and 25-years-old Jajuan Youth.
Police said the victims’ property was recovered and returned at the scene.
“The incident appears to be isolated and all suspects are in custody,”Officials from the LAPD stated this Thursday.
The incident resulted in no injuries and there were no additional details immediately.
Anybody with video or information about the robbery should contact Detective Dunlop of LAPD at 818-374-7770.