News Story


Thousand Oaks/ Armed Robbery
7/19/2011 8:00:00 AM


Nature of Incident:  Armed Robbery


Location:  Kirk Jewelers, 960 S. Westlake Blvd, Thousand Oaks, CA                    


Date & Time/ RB#:  July 18, 2011 @ 1:17 p.m. / 11-16217 


Unit Responsible:  East County Major Crimes Unit


(S)uspects:                   Description:                                                                            

(S1) Black Male          6'0', slender build, 20-25 years old                                       

(S2) Black Male          5'6', slender build, 20-25 years old                                                              



At about 1:17 p.m. on July 18, 2011, Thousand Oaks Police Officers responded to a robbery in progress at Kirk Jewelers, located at 960 S. Westlake Blvd in Thousand Oaks.  Upon arrival, officers learned that two armed suspects entered the store and demanded merchandise.  The suspects obtained an undisclosed amount of jewelry and fled the scene before officers' arrival.  There were no injuries during the robbery.


The East County Major Crimes Unit is handling the investigation. Anyone with information about the identity of the suspects, or their whereabouts, is asked to contact Detective Allen Devers at (805) 494-8222.


Ventura County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000.00 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). 


Officer Preparing Release:  Sergeant Jeff Miller


Follow-up Contact:  Detective Allen Devers / 805-494-8222                                               


Date of Release:  July 19, 2011            


Approved By: Captain Frank O'Hanlon