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Moorpark - Deputies Seek Public's Help in Identifying Suspect Wanted for Horse Saddle Burglaries
11/6/2014 7:55:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

Horse Saddle Burglaries

Report Number:



Multiple Ranches within Ventura and Los Angeles Counties

Date & Time:

January 2011 to February 2014

Unit(s) Responsible:

Moorpark Police Department Investigations

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

City of Residence


Unknown White Male




The unknown suspect shown in the attached photograph is connected to at least four burglaries in Ventura and Los Angeles Counties, which resulted in the theft of several high-end equine jumping saddles.  The value of the stolen saddles exceeds $180,000.00.


The Moorpark Police Department is requesting the public's help with identifying the suspect.  If anyone has information as to the identity of the suspect shown in the attached photo, we ask that you contact the Moorpark Police Department at 805-532-2700 or 805-532-2714.


Prepared by:

Detective Ken Truitt


Media Release Date:



Follow-Up Contact:

Detective Ken Truitt



Approved by:

Captain Stephen Wade



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 Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).