Police Seek Burglary Crew Posing as Maids

Police Friday are warning the public of a burglary crew that is targeting homes in the West L.A. area under the guise of maids looking for work.

Suspect #4 is described as a female Hispanic. She stands approximately 5'04" tall and weighs around 200 pounds, heavy set with long black hair.  She was wearing a gray Nike t-shirt, black stretch pants, black sneakers. Courtesy of LAPD.
Suspect #4 is described as a female Hispanic. She stands approximately 5’04” tall and weighs around 200 pounds, heavy set with long black hair. She was wearing a gray Nike t-shirt, black stretch pants, black sneakers. Courtesy of LAPD.

The scheme involves two women posing as maids who knock on doors seeking work. If the homes are unoccupied, the two women then signal their male counterparts to enter the home, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

Suspect #1 is described as a male Hispanic.  He stands approximately 5'10" tall and weighs around 170 pounds and has a dark mustache. He was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, dark shorts with two large Aztec male images on the front, red and black sneakers and wearing black and tan gloves. Courtesy of the LAPD.
Suspect #1 is described as a male Hispanic. He stands approximately 5’10” tall and weighs around 170 pounds and has a dark mustache. He was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, dark shorts with two large Aztec male images on the front, red and black sneakers and wearing black and tan gloves. Courtesy of the LAPD.

Police believe the group is responsible for several burglaries in the West L.A. area and surrounding Westside communities, including a burglary in the 15000 block of Hamner Drive in Bel-Air.

Witnesses have described the group’s vehicle as a four-door white Buick Enclave.

The suspects' car is described as white four-door Buick Enclave. Courtesy of the LAPD.
The suspects’ car is described as white four-door Buick Enclave. Courtesy of the LAPD.

Authorities are asking anyone with information about these crimes to contact the West L.A. Burglary Detective Chavarria at (310) 444-1538 or call 1-877-LAPD-247. Anonymous tipsters can call 1-800-222-TIPS, police said in a news release.

Suspect #5 is described as a female Hispanic. She stands approximately 5'02" tall and weighs around 120 pound with long black hair. She was  wearing a burgundy/pink striped long sleeve shirt, black stretch pants and black sneakers. Courtesy of the LAPD.
Suspect #5 is described as a female Hispanic. She stands approximately 5’02” tall and weighs around 120 pound with long black hair. She was wearing a burgundy/pink striped long sleeve shirt, black stretch pants and black sneakers. Courtesy of the LAPD.