On April 26 at approximately 5:23 p.m., Beverly Hills Police officers responded to the area of Wilshire Boulevard and Bedford Drive due to a report of an armed robbery. Prior to police arrival, the suspects drove south on Bedford from Wilshire in a silver Dodge sedan. With direction from the BHPD Real Time Watch Center (RTWC), officers located a vehicle matching the suspect vehicle description. After officers attempted to initiate a traffic stop, the vehicle made evasive maneuvers and a pursuit ensued.
According to BHPD Public Information Officer Lt. Reginald Evans, the Virtual Police Officers in the RTWC picked up the suspect’s vehicle on camera and provided direction to responding officers.
The pursuit ended in the area of Cotner Ave. and N. Santa Monica Boulevard in the city of Los Angeles. All four occupants of the vehicle were detained. The investigation led to the arrest of the four occupants and the recovery of handgun and rifle in the suspect’s vehicle. Arrested were: Threets, Briana, 18, of Oakland, charged with 211 PC Robbery; Clark, Keymaurie, 26, of Oakland, charged with 211 PC Robbery and two juveniles (one male one female), 15 years of age.
There were three victims associated with this armed robbery and their property was recovered at the conclusion of the investigation. The suspect vehicle was later deemed to have been stolen prior to this crime.
BHPD Detectives are following up on leads and believe there may be other recent robberies involving this same group. Anyone with information about this crime is urged to call the BHPD at 310-285- 2125. Anonymous reports can be made by text to TIP BHPDAlert followed by the tip information to 888777 or by calling Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477. To access Crime Stoppers, download the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP or use the website http://www.lacrimestoppers.org.