News Story


Arson Suspect Arrested
9/10/2017 4:00:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Arson Suspect Arrested

Report Number:



San Miguelito Road (Rincon Area)

Date & Time:

09/09/17 @ 1:33 PM

Unit(s) Responsible:

Ventura County Fire, Sheriff's Office Air Unit, Ventura County Fire Arson Investigators, Sheriff's Office Bomb/Arson Unit, Sheriff's Office Headquarters Patrol

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

City of Residence


S-1 Fischer, Torry




On 09/09/17, at about 1:33 p.m., Ventura County Fire requested the assists of the Sheriff's Air Unit for a brush fire in the area of San Miguelito Road (Rincon Area).  When Air Unit 6 arrived they saw a subject in the area of the brush fire.  The subject was detained by Air Unit 6 and transported to Fire Station 25, where he was identified as Torry Fischer.


Fischer was interviewed and admitted to starting the brush fire.  Fischer was arrested and booked at the Ventura County Jail for PC 451(c) ' Arson of a structure or forest.


Prepared by:

Sgt. Mike Harris #3713


News Release Date:



Media Follow-Up Contact:

Sgt. Mike Harris,,



Approved by:

Captain Todd Inglis



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).