News Story

 

Moorpark - Deputies Arrest Bank Robbery Suspect
12/19/2017 4:00:00 PM

 

CHIEF OF POLICE

GEOFF DEAN

Nature of Incident:

Deputies arrest bank robbery suspect

Report Number:

17-191301

Location:

888 E. Los Angeles Avenue, Moorpark, CA 93021

Date & Time:

December 14, 2017 @ 1:30 pm

Unit(s) Responsible:

Moorpark Patrol, Moorpark Investigations, Sheriff's Major Crimes Bureau, Camarillo Special Enforcement Detail, Sheriff's Gang Unit

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

City of Residence

Age

(S) Erik Santoyo

Oxnard

31

Narrative:

Sheriff's detectives arrested an Oxnard man for the robbery of a Ventura County Credit Union branch that took place in Moorpark on December 14, 2017.

Investigators located evidence at the bank and several other locations linking 31-year-old Erik Santoyo to the robbery, during which Santoyo had used a note and simulated having a firearm in his possession. No employees were injured during the early afternoon robbery, and there were no other customers in the bank at the time.

Santoyo was booked on December 15, 2017 for one count of first-degree robbery at the Pre Trial Detention Facility in Ventura. He is currently being held on $50,000 bail.

Prepared by:

Detective Matt Theobald

News Release Date:

December 19, 2017

Media Follow-Up Contact:

Detective Kelly Roark, 805-494-8223, Kelly.Roark@ventura.org

Approved by:

Captain John Reilly

CAPTAIN JOHN REILLY

SHERIFF