|INCIDENT:||Assault with a Deadly Weapon|
|DATE/TIME:||September 29, 2017, 5:45 p.m.|
|LOCATION:||300 Hundred block Cuesta Del Mar, Oxnard|
|VICTIM(S):||19 year old male, Oxnard resident|
|PREPARED BY:||Brett A. Smith, Sergeant
|CONTACT PERSON AND CONTACT INFO:||Senior Officer Scott Coe
On September 29, 2017, at approximately 5:45 p.m., Officers from the Oxnard Police Department responded to shots fired in the 300 block of Cuesta Del Mar, Oxnard. Officers located the intended victim, who was not injured during the gun fire. Officers learned the victim had arrived home and was parking his vehicle when he was assaulted by two male subjects. The two subjects ran after the victim, and one of the subjects began shooting at the victim as the victim entered his home. Two of the victim’s children were at the threshold of the front door, but were not injured by bullets that entered the home.
The Oxnard Violent Crimes Unit (VCU) responded to the incident. Investigators continued to investigate the shooting and were able to identify the juvenile who shot at the victim. The juvenile was arrested and charged with, Assault with a deadly weapon, Child endangerment likely to cause great bodily injury, and discharging a firearm at an inhabited dwelling. The Juvenile was subsequently lodged at the Juvenile Justice Complex.
If anyone has further information, they are encouraged to call Detective Scott Coe at (805) 385-7769. If you wish to remain anonymous you may call the violent crimes hotline at (805) 982-7070 or Ventura County Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477. You can also visit this site www.venturacountycrimestoppers.org to submit a tip via text or email.
DATE / TIME PREPARED: September 30, 2017, 3:00 a.m.