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Thousand Oaks - Two Arrested for Attempted Murder Outside Liquor Store
2/11/2014 8:00:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

Attempt Murder

Report Number:



Southwest Liquor  359 E. Avenida De Los Arboles, Thousand Oaks

Date & Time:

02/09/2014 @ 12:19 A.M.

Unit(s) Responsible:

Sheriff's Major Crimes Bureau / Thousand Oaks PD Investigations

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

City of Residence


(V) Robert Brown


(S) Rivera, Frankis


(S) Rivera-Deleon, Rony                                                                                                                      


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On 02/09/2014 at approximately 12:19 A.M., deputies from the Thousand Oaks Police Station responded to Southwest Liquor at 359 E. Avenida De Los Arboles after receiving reports of an assault and possible robbery.  Witnesses said they saw two male Hispanic suspects kick the victim several times in the head as the victim lay defenseless on the ground.  The victim, who was later identified as Robert Brown, Jr., was hospitalized with serious head injuries.      


The two suspects were identified as Frankis Rivera and Rony Rivera-Deleon. Both suspects were arrested at the scene for assaulting the victim.  The suspects were booked at the Ventura County Jail and later charged with attempted murder.


Investigators are seeking additional witnesses to this crime.  If you were a witness to this crime and have not yet been contacted by investigators, please contact Detective Ramirez at the below listed telephone number.



Prepared by:

Detective Albert Ramirez


Media Release Date:



Follow-Up Contact:

Detective Albert Ramirez  (805) 384-4738


Approved by:

Captain Chris Dunn



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).