Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Pacific Area police have arrested a man they believe is responsible for at least 26 and possibly as many as 100 thefts at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
The 27-year-old suspect is said to have been a baggage handler at LAX. Police allege that the suspect stole from passenger baggage from March 1st through September 16th, The suspect allegedly stole:
– $400 in cameras and camera equipment;
– $90 in consumable goods;
– $80 in technical instruments;
– $65 in jewelry;
-a wallet and contents valued at $20;
– $10 in cigarettes; and
– $475 in other property.