Armed Robbery With Arrests | Ventura

Contact: Watch Commander, (805) 339-4416

Release Prepared by: Commander Sam Arroyo


Incident: Armed Robbery with Arrests

Location: 9493 Telephone Road, Wild Tobacco & Gift Shop

Date/Time Occurred: 11/27/21 @ 2302 hours

Officer(s) Involved: VPD Patrol, VPD Detectives, VPD K9, VCSO K9, VCSO Air Unit


Jason Hoyland, 06/27/77, Camarillo Resident

Manuel Angel, 02/09/78, Ventura Resident

Rae-Ann Patterson, 06/07/92, Ventura Resident

White male with tattoos on head and neck

Report #: 21-78646


On the above date and time, the Ventura Police Department Command Center received a call regarding an armed robbery at Wild Tobacco & Gift Shop, 9493 Telephone Rd. Two suspects entered the establishment wearing facemasks, pointed firearms at the victim, and tied him up. They then took an undisclosed amount of money and fled the store into an awaiting vehicle. The clerk was able to free himself and call 911.

Ventura Police Department Patrol officers located the vehicle and initiated a high-risk stop. Two subjects fled from the scene, Jason Hoyland and one other white male. Two other subjects, Angel and Patterson, were detained at the vehicle and taken into custody without incident. One firearm was found in the car and was determined to be a replica rifle. A search was initiated using Ventura Police Department, Ventura County Sheriff’s Office K9s, and the VCSO’s Air Unit. After a search, Jason Hoyland was taken into custody without incident. The remaining suspect is still at large and was described as a white male with tattoos on his head and neck.

Rae-Ann Patterson was arrested for robbery, conspiracy to commit robbery, and possession of controlled substances. Manuel Angel was arrested for robbery and conspiracy to commit robbery. Jason Hoyland was arrested for robbery, false imprisonment, and conspiracy to commit robbery.

This is an ongoing investigation. If anyone has information about this incident, please call Ventura Police Department Detective Reginato at 805-339-4466.

The complete press release, including suspect description, can be viewed online at If you have any information about this crime, you can make an anonymous call to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS. If your information leads to an arrest, you could receive a cash reward of up to $1,000.


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F. Schumberger-Guldenburg

Four perps to knock-off a single tobacco store ? Sad. These young generations are truly pathetic. Back in my day, this was a one-man heist, tops.