|INCIDENT:||Gang Related Firearms Arrest|
|DATE/TIME:||11/8/2017; 7:45 p.m.|
|LOCATION:||1470 Colonia Road, Oxnard, Ca. 93030|
|SUSPECT(S):||Male Juvenile, 14 years, Oxnard Resident|
|PREPARED BY:||Rocky Marquez, Sergeant|
|CONTACT PERSON AND CONTACT INFO:||Sergeant Rocky Marquez|
On November 8, 2017, at approximately 7:45 p.m., officers from the Oxnard Police Department Neighborhood Policing Team (NPT) and detectives from the Oxnard Police Department Violent Crimes Unit (VCU) were conducting high visibility enforcement in the area of 1470 Colonia Road, in Oxnard. Officers contacted a group of juveniles they observed smoking marijuana in a parked vehicle.
Upon contacting the group, officers learned that one of the subjects was on probation for weapons violations. A probation search of the vehicle produced a loaded .22 caliber. A 14 year old male juvenile was subsequently arrested for “Minor in Possession of a Handgun”.
The Oxnard Police Department Violent Crime Unit and Neighborhood Policing Team are committed to reducing violent crime throughout the City of Oxnard. 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.