Man Arrested for Marijuana Cultivation and Sales
updated: Jan 11, 2013, 9:45 AM
Source: Ventura County Sheriff's Department
Community: Thousand Oaks - Man Arrested for Marijuana Cultivation and Sales
Nature of Incident: Illegal Marijuana Operation/ Narcotics Arrest
Report Number: 13-170
Location: 3400 block of Calle Quebracho, Thousand Oaks, Ca
Date & Time: 1/3/2013, 1500 hours
Unit Responsible: Ventura County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Unit
(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (D)ecedent City of Residence Age
Tockerman, Joshua Thousand Oaks 34
On 1-3-2013, narcotic detectives with the Ventura County Sheriff's Office concluded an investigation in
reference to possible illegal marijuana sales from a residence located on the 3400 block of Calle
Quebracho in Thousand Oaks. Detectives received information from "WeTip" regarding the possible
illegal operation. After some investigation, narcotic detectives were able to obtain a search warrant for
During the service of the search warrant, detectives contacted the resident, Joshua Tockerman. Inside
the house, detectives located about three pounds of dried marijuana, some of which was packaged for
sale. Detectives also located a small, but elaborate marijuana growing operation inside one of the
bedrooms. The operation had several mature marijuana plants that were able to produce several pounds
of marijuana. A large quantity of currency that was determined to be proceeds from the sales of
marijuana was also seized.
Tockerman was arrested for cultivation of marijuana and possession of marijuana for sale. He was
booked into the county jail and is pending arraignment or the posting of bail.
WeTip is a service that provides an anonymous crime reporting resource to residents. Information
received from anonymous citizens is then forwarded to the appropriate law enforcement agency for
investigation. 1-800-78-CRIME and for more info visit web link www.wetip.com
Deputy Preparing Media Release: Sgt. Jose Rivera
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).
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