Oaks Mall Apple Store Burglary Suspects Arrested

Monday July 8, 2019

     The Ventura County Sheriff's Department says they have caught five suspects in a burglary at the Apple Store in the Oaks Mall in Thousand Oaks.

   It happened around 2:40 PM Sunday afternoon when the suspects entered the store grabbed several electronic devices from the display tables and then fled.

   Deputies, armed with a detailed description of the getaway vehicle, stopped it on the Southbound 101 and took five suspects into custody, four men and a woman.

   They also recovered the stolen Apple products.

   The suspects are from the Los Angeles area and deputies say it was an organized criminal theft gang.