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Simi Valley transient arrested, found living at Pavilions Pharmacy

Tristan Odegard-Brown

October 19, 2013 12:00:00 AM PDT
A 21-year-old transient was arrested Thursday after police discovered he had been living on top of refrigerators at a Simi Valley pharmacy.

Police responded to reports of a possible burglary at the Pavilions Pharmacy located in the 2900 block of Tapo Canyon Road at about 10 p.m.

Responding officers found Tristan Odegard-Brown. The suspect had remnants of drywall and ceiling tile on his clothing.

During the later investigation, police discovered a large hole in the roof of the pharmacy ceiling, where it appeared Odegard-Brown entered. The 21-year-old had reportedly been living on top of refrigeration units within the store.

Odegard-Brown was arrested for burglary, possession of drug paraphernalia and being under the influence of a controlled substance.