News Story


Residential Burglary Suspect Arrested
3/22/2016 1:38:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Residential Burglary Suspect Arrested

Report Number:

RB# 16-319190


300 Block of Second Street

Date & Time:

03/16/16 @ 2:00 PM

Unit(s) Responsible:

Fillmore Patrol / Investigations

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

City of Residence


(A) Kutbach, Richard





On March 15, 2016, patrol deputies conducted a burglary investigation that involved the theft of the victim's undergarments.  At the deputy's request, the victim installed trail cameras in her backyard.  The following day, the victim discovered some undergarments missing from her residence.  Upon checking the trail camera, the victim discovered Richard Kutbach, a longtime acquaintance, entering the residence.  A search warrant was served on Kutbach's residence.  Investigators discovered over two dozen garments belonging to the victim.  During the interview, Kutbach confessed to entering the victim's home numerous times and taking the victim's undergarments due to a longtime attraction to the victim.


Kutbach was arrested for residential burglary and booked at the Ventura County Main Jail. His bail was set at $100,000.00.


Prepared by:


Deputy Gene Torres



News Release Date:





Media Follow-Up Contact:


Detective Javier Chavez

(805) 524-2233



Approved by:


Captain Dave Wareham