OXNARD POLICE DEPARTMENT
|INCIDENT:||Felon in Possession of a Firearm|
|DATE/TIME:||July 14, 2018 / 12:45 A.M.|
|LOCATION:||Linden Drive @ “J” Street, Oxnard|
|VICTIM(S):||State of California|
|SUSPECT(S):||Jose Vidal Lopez, Oxnard resident|
|PREPARED BY:||Scott Coe, Sergeant|
|CONTACT PERSON AND CONTACT INFO:||Kevin Baysinger, Commander
On July 14, 2018 at around 12:45 A.M. officers from the Oxnard Police Department conducted a traffic stop on a Black Chevrolet Avalanche in the area of Linden Dr and “J” St in Oxnard. The driver was identified as Jose Vidal Lopez, a 29 year old Oxnard resident. Lopez is a documented criminal street gang member on supervised release (POST Release Offender). Officers executed Lopez’ court ordered search terms and located a semiautomatic handgun and a large amount of narcotics concealed in the vehicle.
The handgun had previously been reported stolen in the City of Ventura. Lopez was arrested for numerous firearm and narcotic related charges.
If anyone has further information, they are encouraged to call Oxnard PD at (805) 385-7600. 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 http://www.venturacountycrimestoppers.org/contactus.aspx to submit a tip via text or email
DATE / TIME PREPARED: July 14, 2018, at 4:00 A.M.