‘Panty Bandit’ sentenced for thefts of lingerie in San Fernando Valley

He was arrested back in September on several counts of burglary and attempted burglary.In total, police estimated the burglaries – which started in January of 2016 – led to more than $10,000 in losses, not including the damage caused by the force entry. On Jan. 6, officials said Oliva pleaded no contest to three felony counts of second-degree commercial burglary.Oliva was sentenced to two years and eight months in jail on Friday and will also pay restitution to the victims. LOS ANGELES (KABC) — A burglar nicknamed the “panty bandit” for breaking into a dozen lingerie stores in the San Fernando Valley was sentenced on Friday.Authorities said 35-year-old Carlos Oliva of Canoga Park was responsible for 12 commercial burglaries throughout the San Fernando Valley.