News Story


Thousand Oaks Deputies Arrest Robbery Suspect After Receiving Information Tip
9/17/2014 8:30:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

Robbery suspect arrested

Report Number:

14-19431, 14-20658


2200 Block of E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks, CA

Date & Time:

09/16/2014 @ 4:00 PM

Unit Responsible:

East County Major Crimes

(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent

City of Residence



Male Juvenile

Thousand Oaks





On 09-16-14, detectives with the East County Major Crimes Unit asked the media and public for assistance with solving two recent crimes that occurred on Thousand Oaks Blvd. between the 1800-2200 blocks.  The crimes committed were a robbery on 08-25-14 and a grand theft person on 09-09-14.


After several news outlets broadcasted the story, investigators received information from a resident of Thousand Oaks that ultimately led to the arrest of a 15 year old male juvenile.  A search warrant was served at the juvenile's residence and evidence related to the crime was collected.  The suspect was lodged in Juvenile Hall on robbery and grand theft person charges pending his hearing in Superior Court.  Since the suspect is a juvenile there is no bail set.




Prepared by:

Sergeant Alan Hartkop


Media Release Date:

September 16, 2014


Follow-Up Contact:

Detective Todd Welty @ (805) 494-8224


Approved by:

Captain Mike Hartmann



Ventura County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 reward for information, which leads to the arrest and criminal complaint against the person(s) responsible for this crime.  The caller may remain anonymous.  The call is not recorded.  Call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).