News Story

 

Thousand Oaks - Arrest of Robbery Suspect
7/7/2017 8:31:00 PM

 

GEOFF DEAN

Nature of Incident:

Arrest of Robbery Suspect

Report Number:

17-91123

Location:

Orinda Circle and Moss Circle, Thousand Oaks

Date & Time:

06/22/2017 @ 11:00 A.M.

Unit Responsible:

Thousand Oaks Police Department Directed Enforcement Unit (DEU)

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

City of Residence

Age

(S) Fluty, Daniel

Thousand Oaks

28

Narrative:

During the month of June, the Oakbrook Townhomes Community had suffered several thefts of personal property and vehicle burglaries. In addition to this, in the early morning hours of June 22

Deputies from the Directed Enforcement Unit concentrated enforcement efforts in this area. The deputies conducted a felony warrant service and probation search on Daniel Fluty, who had been living on Orinda Court. Fluty was eventually arrested for the warrant and a probation search was also conducted. During the search, a replica handgun was found. It matched the description of the handgun described by the victim of the robbery. Through this investigation by DEU deputies, Fluty was positively identified as the person who committed the robbery. Fluty was booked at the Sheriff's Pre-Trial Detention Facility and remains in custody on $200,000 bail.

The Thousand Oaks Police Department reminds citizens to keep their vehicles locked while unattended, keep all personal items in the vehicle out of sight and beware of your surroundings. If you see something that is unusual or looks suspicious, dial 9-1-1. Please remember that your safety is paramount. Never approach a suspicious situation or confront a suspicious person. Report incidents when it is safe to do so and as soon as possible, regardless of the time of day or night.

Prepared by:

Senior Deputy Cesar Salas

Media Release Date:

July 7, 2017

Media Follow-Up Contact:

Senior Deputy Cesar Salas

Thousand Oaks Police Department

Directed Enforcement Unit

805-371-8338

cesar.salas@ventura.org

Approved by:

Captain Don Aguilar

nd, a local resident was robbed at gunpoint. A suspect believed to be responsible for the robbery has been arrested.