Suspected downtown laptop burglar arrested
The detective, assigned to the department’s Rampart division, saw Otis Deaver, 57, at a bank at 6th Street and Central Avenue and arrested him, according to an LAPD report.
Deaver is suspected of stealing several laptops from offices during working hours, including some in the Rampart area.
He usually dressed in a security guard’s jacket to wander around offices unchallenged by workers conducting their daily business, police said.
-- Sam Quinones
Photo: Otis Anthony Deaver. Credit: LAPD