News Story


Montalvo - Liquor store robbed at gunpoint
5/21/2012 8:06:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

Armed Robbery

Report Number:



Log Cabin Liquor

2457 Alameda Avenue, Ventura (Montalvo)


Date & Time:

5/15/2012 @ 2:00 PM

Unit Responsible:

Headquarters Station Investigations Unit

(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (W)itnesses (D)ecedent

City of Residence






On 5/15/2012, at approximately 2:00 PM, an unknown suspect entered Log Cabin Liquor wearing a light colored long-sleeved shirt, dark colored pants, gloves, and a mask covering his entire face.  The suspect displayed a handgun and demanded that the clerk empty the cash register.  Once the suspect obtained the cash, he fled the business leaving the clerk uninjured.  The investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information regarding this robbery is encouraged to contact Detective Dennis Smith.


Deputy Preparing Media Release:

Detective Dennis Smith

Media Release Date:


Follow-Up Contact:

Detective Dennis Smith

Ventura County Sheriff's Office

Headquarters Station Investigations Unit

(805) 654-2360


Approved by:

Captain Melissa Smith


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).