News Story

 

Arrest of Forgery Suspect
11/17/2017 8:00:00 AM

 

Nature of Incident:

Arrest of Forgery Suspect

Report Number:

17-163976

Location:

Camarillo

Date & Time:

November 16, 2017

                                               

Unit(s) Responsible:

Camarillo Police Department

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

City of Residence

 

S-1 Corrina Navarro

Camarillo

 

Narrative:

 

The Camarillo Police Department would like to thank the public for their assistance in helping detectives identify a female forgery suspect, who was also in possession of stolen property.

 

On 10/26/17, a Camarillo resident reported his personal checks as stolen.  During the course of the investigation, it was learned some of the victim's personal checks had been forged and deposited into a local bank, via an ATM. 

 

Security photos of the female suspect who deposited the stolen checks were provided by the bank.

 

On 10/31/17, Camarillo detectives released a news story asking for the public's help in identifying the suspect.  The news story included still photos taken from the security footage, via the ATM. 

 

Over the course of eight days, the Camarillo Investigations Unit received numerous anonymous tips, including one that named Corrina Navarro as the suspect, in the security photos.

 

During the investigation, detectives found additional evidence implicating Navarro and confirmed she was the female suspect shown on the ATM photos.

 

On 11/16/17, Camarillo Detectives located Navarro residing in a local motel and arrested her for P.C. 496(a) ' Possession of Stolen Property and P.C. 530.5(a) ' Identity Theft.

 

The Ventura County Sheriff's Office would like to thank members of the public for their on-going support and due diligence in providing information to assist our agency in solving crimes. All of Ventura County benefits because of community partnerships like this. Join us in the fight on crime by following us on Twitter @VENTURASHERIFF, on Facebook with our Official Page, VCSHERIFF on Instagram, and with Nixle by texting your zip code to 888777 to receive local law enforcement and public safety alerts and advisories

 

 

 

Prepared by:

Detective Gerardo Cruz

 

News Release Date:

11/16/17

 

Media Follow-Up Contact:

Sergeant Franchi

805-388-5135

John.franchi@ventura.org

 

 

Approved by:

 

Captain Paris