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Ventura County Sheriff's Office
Monday February 7th, 2022 :: 07:07 p.m. PST


Rufus Stoll Vandalism Arrest

Nature of Incident: Vandalism Arrest
Report Number: 21-159435, 21-152834
Location: Nordhoff High School
Date & Time: 11/15/2021, 11/30/2021
Unit(s) Responsible: Ojai Patrol, Ojai Police Investigations
(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent

City of Residence

(A) Rufus Stoll aka Rufus Summer Ojai 27
On 11/15/21 and 11/30/21, the Ojai Unified School District Nordhoff High School campus was vandalized with spray paint causing several thousand dollars damage.  The lone suspect was captured on school security video.  Detectives with the Ojai Police Department initiated an investigation with the help of Ojai Patrol.  During the investigation, Rufus Stoll aka Rufus Summer was identified as a suspect in both graffiti vandalisms.  
On 2/2/22, Detectives obtained and served a search warrant for a property in the 10500 block of Sulphur Mountain Road in the unincorporated area of Ojai.  During the service of the search warrant, Rufus Stoll was detained and evidence linking him to the vandalisms was recovered. 
Rufus Stoll was arrested for two counts of Penal Code Section 594(b)(1)- Vandalism exceeding $400 damage and booked at the Pre-Trial Detention Facility.  On 2/4/22, the Ventura County District Attorney filed one count of felony vandalism and one count of misdemeanor vandalism.  Rufus Stoll remains in custody on $10,000.00 bail.
Prepared by: Detective Gunnar Dike #3928  
News Release Date: 02/07/2022  
Media Follow-Up Contact: Detective Gunnar Dike
(805) 646-1414
Approved by:
Booking Photo Release:
Captain Jose Rivera, Chief of Police
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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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