News Story


Fillmore - Man Arrested With Loaded Rifle, Narcotics
9/27/2013 10:00:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Narcotics Arrest

Report Number:



Sespe Saloon 251 'A' Street Fillmore CA. 93015

Date & Time:

September 27, 2013     2200 hours

Unit(s) Responsible:

West County Patrol Services ' Fillmore CA

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

City of Residence


Rodrigo Jasso Ortiz




     During a bar check, a Sergeant Aguirre contacted Ortiz sitting in his vehicle in the parking lot of the Sespe Saloon.  Aguirre discovered Ortiz had a loaded rifle on the seat next to him.  Upon further investigation, the Sergeant discovered Ortiz had a second loaded rifle concealed under his seat and approximately one ounce of methamphetamine packaged for sale in the vehicle.  Ortiz was arrested for several weapon and drug charges and was booked into the Ventura County Jail.  The estimated street value of the methamphetamine was $2,800.00. 


Prepared by:

Sgt. J. Hendren


Media Release Date:



Follow-Up Contact:

Sgt. A. Aguirre 805-524-2233


Approved by:

Captain Wareham



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).