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Verizon technician accused of sex assault in Thousand Oaks

A Verizon technician was taken into custody, accused of sexually assaulting an elderly customer in Thousand Oaks.

November 12, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
A Verizon technician was taken into custody, accused of sexually assaulting an elderly customer in Thousand Oaks.

Thousand Oaks police said a 76-year-old woman claimed Tony Betancourt attacked her after finishing his work in her apartment on Thursday.

After interviewing the woman and the suspect, police booked the 56-year-old Betancourt on sexual battery charges.

Detectives believe there may be more victims. Anyone with information is urged to call Thousand Oaks police.