Trio arrested as suspects in stealing Jeep from T.O. Dealership

Ventura County Sheriff – Incident Press Release  

During the month of March 2018, Detectives with the Thousand Oaks Police Department’s Special Enforcement Unit concluded an investigation into the theft of multiple vehicles from a car dealership in Ventura. One of the suspects arrested as a result of that investigation was Ali Maadarani, who was employed by the car dealership. Shortly thereafter, a Thousand Oaks based car dealership recognized Maadarani as a previous employee, and determined a 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee had been stolen during the time Maadarani was employed there.

Detectives with the Thousand Oaks Special Enforcement Unit conducted an investigation and determined there was probable cause to arrest Maadarani for an additional count of 10851(a) VC – Unlawful Taking of a Vehicle.

On May 9, 2018, Detectives located the stolen 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee in the 700 block of Marylie Lane in the City of Walnut, Los Angeles County. Detectives arrested Armida Herrera for 487(d)(1) PC – Grand Theft Auto, 10851(a) VC – Unlawful Taking of a Vehicle, 508 PC – Embezzlement over $950, and 182(a)(1) PC – Conspiracy to Commit a Crime. Herrera was booked into the Main Jail and released on her Own Recognizance. Detectives also contacted Johnny Avalos, who was arrested for an outstanding Violation of Probation warrant issued from Santa Barbara. Avalos was booked into the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Walnut Station for the warrant.

Detectives then located Ali Maadarani in the 2800 Block of West Avenue O 8 in the City of

Lancaster, Los Angeles County. Detectives arrested Maadarani for 10851(a) VC – Unlawful Taking of a Vehicle, 508 PC – Embezzlement over $950 and 182(a)(1) PC – Conspiracy to Commit a Crime. Maadarani was booked into the East Valley Jail, where his bail was set at $40,000.


Get Citizensjournal.us Headlines free  SUBSCRIPTION. Keep us publishing – DONATE

 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *