The Burbank Police Department, has identified a suspect in the December 9, 2015 double shooting in the 1700 block of North Catalina Street, in which a Burbank resident and a gardener were wounded.
The suspect has been identified as Artyom Gasparyan. He is described as a male Armenian, 32 years-old, with black hair, brown eyes, 5’7” tall and weighing 170 pounds. Gasparyan should be considered Armed and Dangerous.
The series of crimes began on December 6, 2015, in the northeast area of Los Angeles, with the most recent incident, a carjacking, occurring on January 1st 2016 in the city of Carson.
Gasparyan has committed these crimes in the cities of Los Angeles, Burbank, West Hollywood, and Carson.
The Burbank Police Department is working with our law enforcement partners, including the Los Angeles Police Department on this case as several of Gasparyan’s crimes have occurred in their jurisdiction.
Anyone with information on Gasparyan’s whereabouts is urged to contact Burbank PD Detective Jamal Childs at (818) 238-3275 or (818) 238-3000, or LAPD call Robbery-Homicide Detective at (213) 486-6890. After hours, please call 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S) on most keypads