Suspects in Nordhoff High School vandalism caught on camera

Ventura County Sheriff's Office released two photographs of suspects in the Thursday early-morning vandalism of Nordhoff High School in Ojai.



During the early morning hours of Thursday, May 28, two young males entered Nordhoff High School in Ojai, starting a fire and vandalizing school property, according to the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office.

The suspects caused “significant property damage,” according to the sheriff’s agency. It estimated the suspects’ ages to be between 16 and 19.
A person who lives close to the high school said she heard the school's alarm ringing for a long time at about the time of the incident.


The sheriff released photographs of the suspects late Friday, May 29, and are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying them.

The public is asked to call the Sheriff’s dispatch at 805-654-9511 or contact Det. Gunnar Dike at 805-477-7042  or
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The sheriff stated in a press release that callers may remain anonymous.
Ventura County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 reward for information, which leads to the arrest and criminal complaint against the person(s) responsible for this crime. The caller may remain anonymous. The call is not recorded. Call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).