News Story


Armed Robbery / Cisco's
5/9/2016 11:00:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

Armed Robbery

Report Number:



Cisco's - 925 S Westlake Blvd

Date & Time:

May 8, 2016 @ 10:50 PM

Unit Responsible:

Thousand Oaks Police Department / East County Major Crimes

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

City of Residence


(S) Black Male




On May 8, 2016, at about 9:50 PM, officers assigned to the Thousand Oaks Police Department responded to Cisco's Restaurant for an armed robbery that had just occurred.


A male suspect entered the restaurant after it was closed and approached two employees.  The suspect displayed a gun and demanded money from the employees.  The employees handed the suspect an undisclosed amount of cash, and the suspect fled the location on foot. A search of the area was conducted, but the suspect was not located. 


The suspect was described as a black male approximately 5'8" and 150 lbs.  He was wearing a dark color hooded sweatshirt, black pants, and had a bandana covering the lower part of his face.


No employees were injured as a result of the robbery. The suspect is still outstanding if anyone has additional information they are encouraged to contact Detective James Sullivan at (805) 494-8222.  


Prepared by:

Detective Timothy Lohman


Media Release Date:

May 9, 2016


Media Follow-Up Contact:

Detective James Sullivan - (805) 494-8222


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).