Suspects Arrested in Store Burglary

Three Hollywood residents were arrested Saturday morning on suspicion of burglarizing a cigar store, police said.

A passerby called police after seeing a U-Haul truck and another car pulling away from the Cigar Company at 3431 Telegraph Road about 3:30 a.m. Saturday.

Officers discovered the store had been burglarized. During a search of the area, officers saw the truck parked at the Smart & Final store on Thompson Boulevard.

Officers also found three suspects there in a silver vehicle. The stolen property consisted of expensive pipe lighters and a small amount of cash.

Police arrested Oganes Amirkhanian, 21, Artem Darbinyan, 20, and Karacet Aleksanyan, 27.

Police reported that they were booked into County Jail.

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