OXNARD POLICE DEPARTMENT
|INCIDENT:||Search warrant / Firearms recovered|
|DATE/TIME:||October 25, 2017 / 2:00 pm|
|LOCATION:||3000 block Merced Pl, City of Oxnard|
|SUSPECT(S):||Henry Magana, 19 years, Oxnard Resident|
|PREPARED BY:||Sergeant Brett Smith (805) 486-6211|
|CONTACT PERSON AND CONTACT INFO:||Detective Cody J Collet (805) 486-6228|
On October 20, 2017, at approximately 7:00 am, Investigators from the Oxnard Police Department’s Violent Crimes Unit (VCU) in conjunction with the Oxnard Police Department’s Special Enforcement Unit (SEU) served a search warrant at a residence located in the 3000 block Merced Pl, City of Oxnard. During the service of the search warrant investigators located one shotgun, two home-made zip guns, and over 100 rounds of ammunition. The suspect, Henry Magana, was not at home at the time the warrant was served. Update: VCU investigators arrested Magana today. Magana was booked into county jail and charged with assault with a deadly weapon (firearm).
The search warrant was in response to the recent violence throughout the city. The Oxnard Police Department, Violent Crimes Unit, and the Special Enforcement unit are committed to reducing gang crimes and gun violence in the City of Oxnard through strict enforcement of laws specifically targeting known and active gang members residing in the city. Citizens are reminded to contact the Oxnard Police Department when they observe suspicious activity or witness a crime.
Anyone with information regarding criminal activity is encouraged to contact the Oxnard Police Department at (805) 385-7600, or you can remain anonymous by calling the Ventura County Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477. You can also visit this site http://www.venturacountycrimestoppers.org to submit at tip via text or email. to submit at tip via text or email.
DATE / TIME PREPARED: October 25, 2017 / 2:00 pm