Armed Robbery at Box City

Culver City police were called to the scene of Box City on Washington Boulevard on the Culver City/Marina del Rey border shortly after 1 p.m. after several suspects entered the store with handguns.

Culver City police are currently at the scene of an armed robbery at Box City at 13452 Washington Boulevard on the Culver City/Marina del Rey border. The incident occurred shortly after 1 p.m.

Lt. Corrales at the Culver City Police Department told Patch police are currently investigating the incident, that there were “several” African American male suspects who entered the store and robbed the place.

Lt. Corrales added that until the officers return from the scene and file a report, the details couldn’t be confirmed. However, according to scanner reports, the incident took place at 1:02 p.m. four African American males entered the store with handguns, and one took the employee to the back of the store and held him at gunpoint. The suspects reportedly took $1500 along with a large brown shipping box. The contents of the box are unknown.

Suspect 1 is described as a black male in his late 30s, heavy build, wearing a Gucci hat, black sunglasses, black leather jacket and green camouflage pants. Suspect 2 is described as a black male, early 30′s, 6’0”, thin build, wearing black jeans, a black shirt and black sunglasses. Suspect 3 and 4 are described as black males thin build, 5’11′, wearing black sunglasses and all black clothing.

The suspects reportedly had Jamaican accents and were last seen in a silver four-door Chevy Sedan, possibly a newer model traveling eastbound on Washington Boulevard from the location.

Anyone with any information is urged to call the Culver City Police Department on at 310 837 1221.

Patch will bring you more details as they become available.

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Glenn E Grab December 11, 2012 at 02:30 AM
shane, not rationalizing the amount taken....pointing out how little value these idiots place on human life....they'll kill a stranger over a few hundred bucks..
shane December 11, 2012 at 02:41 AM
Yes, youre right
CulverCityNative December 11, 2012 at 03:39 PM
"regular citizens... don't understand" Oh, we understand, we see it on TV all the time. Criminals robbing people, beating people, killing people. We also see elected officials robbing people, police officers beating people, killing people. Yea we get it.
Glenn E Grab December 11, 2012 at 05:11 PM
to CC Native.....bad analogy....SOME cops are bad guys.....ALL robbers are bad guys....
chuckina99 December 22, 2012 at 10:59 PM
yes!!! think about it guys! $ 1500 ..no way!! the large box was for sure the most value item that they want ! 4 guys with guns for couple dollars no way!!


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