News Story


Identity Theft
8/13/2015 10:30:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

Identity Theft

Report Number:

RB #152008066


Ojai Farmer's Market

Date & Time:


Unit(s) Responsible:

Ojai Patrol and Ojai Detectives


(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (Party), (D)ecedent

City of Residence



(S) Unknown




On 07/26/2015, an unknown suspect stole a 'fanny pack' from the victim's unlocked vehicle while it was parked in the lot at the Ojai Farmer's Market.  Contained in the fanny pack were credit cards and the victim's deceased father's NYPD flat badge.  Detectives learned that the stolen credit cards were used at several places throughout Ventura and Oxnard on 07/26/2015.  Surveillance video shows a Hispanic male purchasing merchandise with the stolen credit card.  Ojai Detectives are requesting assistance in possibly identifying the suspect from the listed surveillance photographs.  


If you have any information on this crime or have similar events, please contact Detective Will Hollowell at (805) 947-8083.

Prepared by:

Detective Will Hollowell


News Release Date:



Media Follow-Up Contact:

Detective Will Hollowell 805-947-8083


Approved by:

Captain Dave Kenney



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).