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Ventura County Sheriff's Office
Wednesday November 6th, 2019 :: 09:20 p.m. PST


Burglary of a Local Business - Bowls and Brews  

Nature of Incident: Burglary of a Local Business - Bowls and Brews  
Report Number: 2019 - 171404
Location: 1100 Block of North Ventura Avenue in Ojai, Ca. 93023
Date & Time: 10/31/19 @ 03:40 a.m.
Unit(s) Responsible: Ojai Deputies / Ojai Detectives / Ventura County Crime Scene Unit    
(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent

City of Residence

Suspect 1 - Unknown male 
Suspect 2 - Unknown female
Victim - Bowls and Brews                                                                                           
On 10/31/19, Ojai Police Station Deputies were dispatched to a business at the 1100 block of North Ventura Avenue in Ojai on a “Burglary from a Business” call.  Deputies contacted the store owner, who showed them surveillance video of the incident.
An adult male suspect was seen walking around the business as an adult female suspect was seen entering and falling through the roof of the business, striking the metal food prep counter and floor.  It appeared the female was injured and slow to stand up.  Both suspects were wearing masks and beanies as they burglarized the business.  Several hundred dollars and numerous bottles of wine were stolen from the business. The suspects fled out the rear door.  
White male, approximately 5'8 to 6' tall, 160-190 pounds, 20-25 years old, short brown or dark colored hair
White or Hispanic female, approximately 5'6 to 5'8" tall, 110-130 pounds, 18-25 years old, with bleached blond colored hair and dark colored roots
Ojai Police is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects and/or providing information to assist in resolving this crime. 

Go to to view the video of the suspects. 
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Prepared by: Detective Andrea Regan  
News Release Date: November 04, 2019  
Media Follow-Up Contact: Detective Andrea Regan
805-477-7038 or [email protected]
Approved by:
Captain Jim Fryhoff
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).

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Ventura, CA 93003

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