A Canoga Park man faces identity theft charges following a complaint from a customer. According to police, the victim reported that a series of unknown charges that exceeded $20,000.
Detectives from the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office investigated and determined that the charges originated at a auto Camarillo business. Police allege that the business owner used the customer’s identity to get money. During the investigation, police also noted that the business relocated from Camarillo to Simi Valley. Detectives sought and then received a search warrant for the business and the owner’s Canoga Park home.
Investigators arrested the man and booked him into the Ventura County Jail. The court released the man on bond, and the investigation continues. Authorities believe they may be able to locate additional victims.
Camarillo Identity Theft Attorney
When you face identity related crimes, hire an experienced identity theft attorney like Robert Helfend. Authorities are very interested in identity theft, because it usually indicates additional criminal activity. An experienced attorney can help you navigate the criminal justice system.
Mr. Helfend has more than 30 years of experience in criminal defense. He has defended thousands of Californians charged with a variety of serious offenses. His first priority will be to get the charges against you reduced or dropped. When that’s not possible, he will work toward the best possible resolution for your case.
Mr. Helfend manages each case personally. That means you’ll always receive the full benefit of his experience. It also means that he won’t pass your case along to a less experienced attorney. Your case will receive more personal attention than it would at a larger, more impersonal law firm.
Don’t hesitate and don’t attempt to defend yourself in court. Contact Robert Helfend or call toll-free at (800) 834-6434, (805) 273-5611, (310) 456-3317 or (818) 591-2809 for an immediate consultation on your Ventura County identity theft/murder case.
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