Incident description: The suspect entered the victim’s residence through a window. The victim confronted the suspect, who then fled through the front door. The victim subsequently realized that the suspect had taken a notebook computer.

Time & date of incident: 6:35 p.m. on Nov. 19, 2020

Location: Off-campus in the 2300 block of Portland Avenue.

Suspect description: Male, Black, age 30-35 and about 6 feet tall. No additional details were provided.

Suspect vehicle: No vehicle seen.

If you were in the vicinity during the time of this incident, the Department of Public Safety (DPS) asks for your help in identifying the suspect. If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact DPS at (213) 740-6000 or the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) at (213) 485-6571. If you are ever in immediate danger, call LAPD at 911 or DPS at (213) 740-4321.

Please note that race, ethnicity, gender and/or religious affiliation are NOT considered the basis for suspicion; only behaviors are considered suspicious.

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