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Thousand Oaks - Man Climbs Through Roof and Robs Check Cashing Business
1/11/2013 8:27:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

211 PC - Robbery

Report Number:



2454 W. Hillcrest Drive - Newbury Park, CA 91320

Date & Time:

1/10/2013 @ 9:00 AM

Unit Responsible:

Thousand Oaks Police  Department ' East County Major Crimes Unit


City of Residence







On 1/10/13, at about 0900 hours, a robbery occurred at Conejo Check Cashing, located in the 2400 block of Hillcrest Drive in Newbury Park, CA. The suspect forced his way through the roof of the location, which dropped him into a secured area of the business.


The robbery occurred during business hours while the clerk was helping customers. The suspect confronted the clerk and demanded money from the business. The suspect fled the area with an undisclosed amount of money. 


The clerk was able to escape during the robbery and was not seriously injured.


Thousand Oak Police Detectives are asking anyone with information about the crime to contact Detective Todd Welty at (805) 494-8224.




Deputy Preparing Media Release:

Sergeant Jason Robarts #2948


Media Release Date:


Follow-Up Contact:

Detective Todd Welty (805) 494-8224

Approved by:

Captain J. Hernandez


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).