News Story


Suspects Identified in Oakview Residential Burglary
4/12/2016 7:32:00 PM



Nature of Incident:


Residential Burglary Arrests


Report Number:






400 block of Old Grade Road, Oakview, CA


Date & Time:


3/8/2016  @ 4pm


Unit(s) Responsible:


Ojai Patrol and Ojai Station Detectives


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

City of Residence

Quintero, Jose

Juvenile #1

Juvenile #2

Juvenile #3

Juvenile #4

Juvenile #5








On 3/11/16, at about 5:30 pm, a victim contacted the Ventura County Sheriff's Office to report a residential burglary that occurred between 3/6/2016 and 3/11/2016 at the victim's residence in the 400 block of Old Grade Road, Oakview. The victim reported that it was the second time in 30 days a burglary occurred at the residence, but the first incident was not reported. During the most recent incident, the suspects broke a window to access the residence.


Over the next several weeks, Ojai detectives conducted an investigation that led to the identity of six suspects; five juvenile males and 18-year old Jose Quintero. Detectives were able to recover the stolen property and obtain admissions from all suspects. All of the suspects were arrested and charged with Penal Code 459 ' Residential Burglary.  Juvenile #1 (age 17), who was involved in both burglaries and responsible for their coordination, was booked into Juvenile Hall on two counts of PC 459 and is being held without bail. Quintero was booked into the Ventura County Main Jail and his bail was set at $50,000.00


Prepared by:

Detective Joe Mulrooney


Media Release Date:



Follow-Up Contact:

Detective J. Mulrooney 805-646-1414 / Joe.Mulrooney@Ventura.Org



Approved by:

Captain D. Kenney