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Bel-Air home-invasion robbers steal 2 vintage bikes worth $1.5 million

February 4, 2012 |  4:39 pm
Map shows approximate location of incident in black. Click for more details on The Times' interactive Crime L.A. project.

Two men broke into a Bel-Air home, tied up one person inside and made off with two vintage motorcycles worth $1.5 million, the Los Angeles Police Department said.

The home invasion occurred around 4:30 a.m. in the 900 block of Linda Flora Drive in Bel-Air Estates, police said. The two men kicked opened the front door, awakening a couple inside, tying up the husband and ordering his wife to stay in bed, police said.

The suspects then took off with the two motorcycles, police said.

Authorities did not have a description of the suspects.

Anyone with information can call West Los Angeles Robbery Detectives at (310) 444-1540. During non-business hours, tipsters can call (877) 527-3247.


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Image: Map shows the approximate location of the incident in black. Credit: Los Angeles Times