News release - 6/20/2013

Published 6/20/2013 (all press releases for this day)

Jeri Williams
Chief of Police
Oxnard Police Department

R. Jason Benites
Assistant Chief

Scott Whitney
Assistant Chief



INCIDENT:  Vehicle Pursuit, Child Endangering
DATE/TIME:  6-12-13 / 6-20-13
LOCATION:  City of Oxnard
VICTIM(S):  Withheld
SUSPECT(S):  Juan Miguel Bejar
SUSPECT VEHICLE(S):  Black 1996 Cadillac Plate# 6TIE257
PREPARED BY:  Officer T. Johnson
 Detective Cody Collet (805) 486-6228
 Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-TIPS

The Oxnard Police Department is requesting information in locating the listed subject. 
On June 12, 2013, at about 1405 hours, Oxnard Police Officers attempted to perform a traffic stop on a 1996 Black Cadillac (Lic # 6TIE257) in the 2400 Block of Tulare Place.  The driver was identified as Juan Miguel Bejar, a 29 year old Hispanic male 5’-8” / 200 lbs.  Bejar failed to yield during the traffic stop, and a pursuit was initiated.  During the pursuit, Bejar ran several traffic lights and stop signs.  He also drove into opposing lanes of traffic. Due to Bejar’s dangerous driving the pursuit was cancelled.
On June 20, 2013, Officers located Bejar again driving in a black Cadillac near the 1200 Block of South K St.  He immediately began to flee in the vehicle and was driving erratically; running stops signs and weaving in traffic.  A pursuit was not initiated because officers saw small children in his vehicle.
Bejar currently has outstanding felony and misdemeanor warrants for violations of parole and probation.  Bejar has resisted arrest in the past.  He has prior contacts in the City of Moorpark.
Bejar is currently listed on the Crime Stoppers website.
If anyone has information on Bejar’s whereabouts, please contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or Detective Cody Collet (805) 486-6228.

  DATE / TIME PREPARED:  6-20-13 / 1750


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