DATE: June 19, 2020, 9:10 P.M.
SUBJECT: Firearm Arrest
LOCATION: Gloria Court / Colonia Road, Oxnard, CA
SUSPECT: Juan Rivera-Lopez, 20-year-old Oxnard resident
CONTACT: Kevin Baysinger, Commander
On the above date and time, officers from the Oxnard Police Department conducted a traffic stop for vehicle code violations at Gloria Court and Colonia Road in Oxnard. Rivera-Lopez was the driver of the vehicle. He was initially untruthful about his name. Officers learned he had two outstanding warrants for his arrest. During a search of the vehicle, officers located a loaded 9mm handgun on the driver’s floorboard of the vehicle. Rivera-Lopez is prohibited from possessing firearms. Drugs were also located in the vehicle.
Rivera-Lopez was arrested for several firearm-related charges and drug charges. A passenger was arrested for being under the influence of a controlled substance and giving false information to an officer.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Oxnard Police Department at (805) 385-7600. Anyone with information regarding criminal activity is encouraged to contact the Oxnard Police Department at (805) 385-7600, or online via the Oxnard Police Department's website: www.oxnardpd.org, and clicking on Report Suspicious Activity. You can remain anonymous if you choose to do so. You can also remain anonymous by calling the 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 COMPLETED: 6/20/20 @ 1:20AM