OXNARD POLICE DEPARTMENT
|INCIDENT:||Assault with a Deadly Weapon (Shooting)|
|DATE/TIME:||January 25, 2009 at 8:40 p.m.|
|LOCATION:||Ventura Road in the area of Date Street|
|VICTIM/S:||25 year-old Oxnard resident|
|SUSPECT/S:||2 Hispanic males wearing dark polo shirts|
|SUSPECT VEHICLE:||None seen|
|PREPARED BY:||Sergeant Terry Burr|
On January 25, 2009 at 8:40 p.m. officers from the Oxnard Police Department responded to a call of a shooting victim in the area of Hemlock Street and Ventura Road. Upon officers’ arrival they contacted the victim on the frontage road of Ventura Road at Date Street. The victim was suffering from at least gunshot wound. The victim was transported to St. John’s Regional Medical Center where he was rushed into surgery in serious condition.
During the investigation officers learned that the victim was walking home from the area of Channel Islands Blvd. and Ventura Road. He was confronted by two suspects. Both suspects remove handguns and discharged several rounds towards the victim. Investigators do not know the motive for the shooting.
Anyone with information about this shooting are asked to call Detective Jeff Long at (805) 486-6506 or the Violent Crimes Hotline at (805) 982-7070.
An investigation is continuing.
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