News Story


Fillmore - Teen Arrested for Graffiti Vandalism at Numerous Locations
9/27/2012 3:30:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Vandalism-Graffiti arrest

Report Number:



400 Block Mountain View, Fillmore California

Date & Time:

09/26/2012 @ 7:15 PM

Unit Responsible:

Fillmore Police Department & Ventura County Sheriff's Office

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

City of Residence



Fillmore, Ca



On 09/26/2012, at approximately 7:15 P.M. an alert anonymous citizen reported to the Fillmore Police Department a male juvenile subject vandalizing (Graffiti) several private properties, as well as property belonging to victims E.J. Harrison and Southern California Edison.


Officers from the Fillmore Police Department and Ventura County Sheriff's Office arrived moments later and located the juvenile suspect, who was arrested for 'Possession of Tools To Commit a Vandalism (Graffiti')  'Vandalism' and Felony 'Possession of a Billy Club.'  The 15-year-old juvenile was lodged in Juvenile Hall.  Investigators from the Fillmore Police Department and the Ventura County Sheriff's Office estimate that this juvenile is possibly responsible for at least 35 other vandalisms committed during the past six months to one year.    



Deputy Preparing Media Release:

Sergeant David Lea

Media Release Date:

September 27, 2012

Follow-Up Contact:

Deputy Gene Torres (805) 524-2233

Approved by:

Captain Monica McGrath