Skip to main content
Please enter a legal issue and/or a location
Begin typing to search, use arrow keys to navigate, use enter to select

Find a Lawyer

More Options

Nicky Hilton's House Burglarized in Alleged Celebrity Bling Ring

By Kamika Dunlap on December 10, 2009 2:23 PM

Nicky Hilton's Hollywood Hills house was the latest property burglarized in the area.

According to, Hilton reported that someone broke in and stole a laptop computer and some Lalique crystal.

The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed they were investigating a burglary.

Earlier this month, police busted five members of the Hollywood Hills Burglar Bunch, a group of celeb-obsessed teen robbers allegedly responsible for robbing the homes of Paris Hilton, Megan Fox, Lindsay Lohan, Orlando Bloom, Ashley Tisdale, Rachel Bilson and Audrina Patridge.

The Hollywood Hills Burglar Bunch, mostly 18 and 19 years olds, is also known as the "Bling Ring".

Authorities say, the burglars have helped themselves to Rolex watches, Louis Vuitton bags and other fancy baubles from stars' homes.

In most cases, the burglars found open doors and got in that way.

According to investigators, the Hollywood Hills Burglar Bunch used celebrity gossip sites and other Web-based tools to track the whearabouts of their victims -- a roster of young Hollywood celebs.

On a computer recovered earlier, police found images of 51 homes they believe were targeted by the group.

The six who have been charged are Nicholas Prugo, 19; Diana Tamayo, 19; Courtney Ames, 19; Ms. Neiers, 18; Roy Lopez Jr., 27, a bouncer; and Jonathan Ajar, 28, nightclub promoter.

Mr. Ajar faces related drug and weapons charges but has not been charged with burglary.

Several members of the group have pleaded not guilty.

Another teenager, who police in Los Angeles have said is the ringleader, Rachel Lee, 18, was arrested in Las Vegas. She is expected to be charged soon, investigators said.

You Don’t Have To Solve This on Your Own – Get a Lawyer’s Help

Meeting with a lawyer can help you understand your options and how to best protect your rights. Visit our attorney directory to find a lawyer near you who can help.

Or contact an attorney near you:
Copied to clipboard