Moorpark - Two Men Robbed at Gunpoint in Two Separate Incidents
11/1/2012 8:30:00 AM
Nature of Incident:
12-24227 & 12-24407
11 W. Moorpark Avenue, Moorpark, CA
75 East High Street, Moorpark, CA
Dates & Times:
October 29, 2012 @ 11:50 a.m.
October 30, 2012 @ 8:35 p.m.
Moorpark Police Department
Sheriff's East County Major Crimes Unit
(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (D)ecedent
City of Residence
At about 11:50 a.m. on October 29, 2012, the Moorpark Police Department received a call of a robbery that occurred in the parking lot of 11 W. Moorpark Avenue. A single Hispanic male suspect brandished a handgun and demanded the victim's money. A scuffle ensued over property before the suspect fled the scene with a female in a light colored sport utility vehicle. The suspect is described as about a 45 to 55 year old Hispanic male with black hair, about 5'6' tall and 200 pounds.
At about 8:40 p.m on October 30, 2012, the Moorpark Police Department received another call of a robbery at 75 East High Street. Two Hispanic males confronted a single male victim in the rear parking lot of Corrigans. One of the suspects brandished a handgun and demanded the victim's money. The suspects obtained property from the victim and fled the scene in a light colored sport utility vehicle. The first suspect is described as about a 20 to 30 year old Hispanic male with black hair, about 5'5' tall and a slender build. The second suspect is described as an 18 to 20 year old Hispanic male with a shaved head, about 6'2' tall and 220 pounds.
Fortunately, nobody was injured in either of these incidents. As of this time, investigators have not determined whether the two crimes are connected. Anyone with information is asked to contact the East County Major Crimes Unit at (805) 494-8201.
Ventura County Crime Stoppers will also 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).
Deputy Preparing Media Release:
Sergeant Jeff Miller
Media Release Date:
October 31, 2012
Detective Roger Kelley / (805) 494-8201
Captain Ron Nelson