News Story


Thousand Oaks - Bank Robbery at Citibank
2/19/2013 10:00:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

Thousand Oaks Bank Robbery

Report Number:



Citibank, 974 S. Westlake Blvd., Thousand Oaks

Date & Time:

Feb. 14, 2013 / 3:00 p.m.

Unit Responsible:

East County Major Crimes Unit & Federal Bureau of Investigation

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

City of Residence


(V) Citibank




A man robbed the Citibank branch located at 974 S. Westlake Blvd Thursday afternoon.  The man approached one teller and demanded cash.  The man then went to a second unsuspecting teller and demanded cash from that teller.  After receiving an undisclosed amount of money, the man exited the bank and was last seen running across the parking lot north of the bank.


No one was injured during the robbery.  Witnesses described the suspect as a white male in his late 20's.  He was wearing a dark colored sweatshirt, dark colored hat and sunglasses.


Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact detectives with the Sheriff's Office at (805) 494-8201.


Deputy Preparing Media Release:

Detective Todd Welty

Media Release Date:

Feb. 15, 2013

Follow-Up Contact:

Detective Todd Welty (805) 494-8224 / (805) 947-8288

Approved by:

Captain Cory Rubright

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).