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Request for Public Assistance in Suspect Identification
7/21/2016 3:00:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Request for Public Assistance in Suspect Identification

Report Number:



1282 Newbury Road Newbury Park

Date & Time:

05-29-16 @ 0530 am.

Unit Responsible:

Thousand Oaks Detective Bureau

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

City of Residence






On 05-29-16, at about 0530 am., an unknown male suspect and unknown female suspect attempted to break into Regan Motors at 1282 Newbury Road in Newbury Park.  The two suspects were also involved in burglarizing vehicles in the sales lot and vehicles parked in a neighboring business.  The male suspect appears to be wearing a law enforcement-type badge during the commission of the crime. The Ventura County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying the two burglary suspects in the attached photographs.


The Ventura County Sheriff's Office would like to thank members of the public for their ongoing support and due diligence in providing information to assist our agency in solving crimes. We are better at what we do because of our community partnerships.


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If you have any information on this crime, please contact Thousand Oaks Detective Christopher Zapata at (805) 494-8221 or at


Prepared by:

Detective Christopher Zapata (805) 494-8221


Media Release Date:



Media Follow-Up Contact:

Detective Timothy Lohman (805) 947-8255


Approved by:

Captain Bonfiglio



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).