OXNARD POLICE DEPARTMENT
|INCIDENT:||Gang member arrested with gun after foot chase|
|DATE/TIME:||April 12, 2018, @ 11:30 A.M|
|LOCATION:||1900 Block of San Gorgonio Ave, Oxnard|
|VICTIM(S):||State of California|
|SUSPECT(S):||Arturo Suarez, 23 year old Oxnard resident
|PREPARED BY:||Robert Flinn, Sergeant|
|CONTACT PERSON AND CONTACT INFO:||Christopher Williams, Commander
On April 12, 2018, at approximately 11:30 a.m., officers from the Oxnard Police Department Special Enforcement Unit contacted a known gang member in the 1900 block of San Gorgonio Avenue. The subject was identified as Arturo Suarez and he subsequently fled from officers when contacted. Suarez was caught after a brief foot pursuit and found to be in possession of a concealed firearm. Suarez was arrested for firearms and narcotics related charges.
The Oxnard Police Department’s Special Enforcement Unit is committed to reducing gang crimes and gun violence in the City of Oxnard through the strict enforcement of laws specifically targeting known, active gang members residing in the city. 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: www.venturacountycrimestoppers.org to submit a tip via text or email.
DATE / TIME PREPARED: April 12, 2018, at 12:15 p.m.