The victim and witness (USC students) were walking west on Jefferson and stopped at the corner of Jefferson and Walton. A suspect approached the victim from behind and pushed victim to the ground. The suspect then grabbed the victim’s cell phone and ran north on Walton from Jefferson to a waiting vehicle. The vehicle drove north on Walton.
SUSPECT DESCRIPTION: Suspect: Male, black, 6’2”, 20 to 24 years old, light blue shirt, and dark color pants
SUSPECT VEHICLE: Four Door Sedan, no further information.
If you have information relevant to the crime(s) call the Department of Public Safety (DPS) at (213) 740-6000 or the LAPD Southwest Division at (213) 485-6571.
Full Alert: CA2018-008