BHA Assists In Arrest


December 19, 2019


Suspect Arrested for series of Vandalisms in West Los Angeles

West Los Angeles: Investigators from the Los Angeles Police Department Major Crimes Division have arrested an individual in connection with a series of vandalisms that occurred throughout the West Los Angeles and Calabasas areas between December 14, 2019, and December 16, 2019.


On December 19, 2019, 44 year old Israel Herrera Perez, was arrested and booked into the LAPD Metropolitan Detention Center,  in connection with the crimes, which included the spray painting of numerous vehicles and three schools in the Beverlywood,  Pico-Robertson, Brentwood, and Westwood Communities of Los Angeles.  Investigators were also able to connect Perez to similar acts of vandalism in the Calabasas Community in Los Angeles County.


The investigation is ongoing and no additional suspect(s) have been identified at this time.


Anyone with information regarding these crimes is urged to call Major Crimes Division Detective B. Banachowski or Detective E. Hurd at (213) 486-7220.