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Northridge business owner says homelessness hurting sales

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A San Fernando Valley business owner is fed up. 

CBSLA Reporter Rick Montanez spoke to Houman Mika, the owner of a tuxedo rental store in Northridge, who said that business has been bad thanks to the environment created by a homeless encampment just outside his storefront.

Mika said that his store, Azar Man, located on the 19348 block of Londelius Street has suffered mightily as a result to the homeless people. 

Houman Mika

Mika said that anybody walking buy his business or any businesses nearby see nothing but out in the open drug use, trash pile up and illegal parking, which are all contributing to a drop in tuxedo rentals and income.

Making matters worse, Mika said there has been little movement by the city of Los Angeles. 

“This is what we see when we enter during the day and when we leave. And instead of focusing…

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