Man Caught On Camera Smashing Windows Of LAPD Car ID’d

HOLLYWOOD ( — A man who was caught on camera smashing up the windows of a LAPD car and stealing a computer in Hollywood has been identified.

Leyston Rice, 27, was booked on suspicion of felony vandalism and burglary from a motor vehicle, according to Officer Wendy Reyes. The suspect is reportedly being held on $20,000 bail.

Around 1 p.m. Tuesday, Rice allegedly used a piece of metal pipe to break the patrol vehicle’s windows at the Hollywood & Highland complex along Hollywood Boulevard. He then pulled out a laptop from the front seat and walked away.

Tourists rolled their cameras as the scene unfolded.

Rice was immediately apprehended.


Man Arrested For Smashing Out Windows Of LAPD Car In Hollywood

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