Camarillo – Identity Theft ArrestEric Buschow
Nature of Incident: Identity Theft Arrest
Report Number: 18-114746
Location: 4610 Los Angeles Ave Simi Valley / 20216 Roscoe Blvd Canoga Park
Date & Time: 11/28/2018 – 8:30 A.M.
Unit(s) Responsible: Camarillo Police Department Investigations Bureau and Camarillo Police
Department Special Enforcement Detail
(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent City of Residence Age
(S) Ictue, Elmer Canoga Park 44
On November 28th Detectives from the Camarillo Police Department concluded an identity theft
investigation where (S) Elmer Ictue, owner of Elmer’s King’s Tire and Wheel, used the personal
information of the victim to obtain money.
In April 2018, the victim reported to the Camarillo Police Department they were a victim of identity
theft. The victim had their vehicle serviced at Elmer’s King’s Tire and Wheel, in the City of
Camarillo. In July 2018, the victim was contacted by their credit card company and learned that
their credit card had multiple unauthorized charges. These charges came from the tire store. The
charges to the victim’s credit card were in excess of $20,000.00.
In November 2018, detectives learned that the business re-located to Simi Valley after being
evicted from its previous location, at 2787 East Daily Drive Camarillo. On Wednesday November
28th, detectives with the Camarillo Police Department Investigations Bureau and the Camarillo
Police Department Special Enforcement Detail executed search warrants at Elmer’s King’s Tire
and Wheel, in Simi Valley, and Ictue’s residence in Canoga Park. During the execution of the
search warrant Ictue was arrested for violation of Penal Code Section 530.5(a) – Identity Theft.
The Camarillo Police Department is asking that anyone who had services rendered at Elmer’s
King’s Tire and Wheel, in the City of Camarillo and believes he or she was a victim of fraud to
contact Detective Blanck at the Camarillo Police Department (805) 383-5100
Prepared by: Dep. Danny Lopez
News Release Date: 12-11-2018
Media Follow-Up Contact: Sergeant Julie Novak (805-947-9363) / Det. Daniel
Approved by: Captain Jeremy Paris