News Story


THousand Oaks/ Bank Robbery
10/8/2011 9:00:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

Bank Robbery

Report Number:



148 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360

Date & Time:

October 8, 2011 @ 3:00 p.m.

Unit Responsible:

Federal Bureau of Investigations

Thousand Oaks Police Department Investigations Bureau &

(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (W)itnesses (D)ecedent City of Residence Age

White male, 5'7'-5'9', 180-200 pounds Unknown 40's


On October 8, 2011, a single suspect robbed the Chase bank, located at 148 W. Hillcrest Drive in

Thousand Oaks. The suspect used a demand note and received an undisclosed amount of cash. No

weapon was seen during the robbery and nobody was injured.

The suspect is described as a white male in his 40's, approximately 5'7' to 5'9' tall, weighing

approximately 180 to 200 pounds. The suspect had very short hair with a receding hairline and wore

prescription glasses.

This investigation is being handled by the Thousand Oaks Police Department, in conjunction with the

FBI. Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect or his whereabouts is asked to contact

Sergeant Jeff Miller at (805) 494-8218, or Special Agent Bernard Riedel of the FBI at (805) 677-7353 or

(858) 565-1255 (24 hours a day).

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).

Deputy Preparing Media Release:

Sergeant Jeff Miller

Media Release Date:

October 8, 2011

Follow-Up Contact:

Sergeant Jeff Miller (805) 494-8218

Approved by:

Captain Tim Hagel