On March 24, 2022, at approximately 8:00 p.m., officers from the Oxnard Special Enforcement Unit (Gang Unit) conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle near Kamala and E St. The officers contacted the occupants and identified three of the passengers as documented Oxnard criminal street gang members. Officers learned that Cerda and Carrillo had warrants for their arrest. They also learned that Aguirre was on CDC parole for possessing firearms.
During the search of the vehicle, officers located a .40 caliber Glock that had been modified to fire in full-auto. Two loaded, high capacity 29 round magazines were also located with the firearm. Officers ultimately arrested Aguirre for being a felon in possession of a dangerous assault weapon, as well as other firearms related charges. Cerda and Carrillo were arrested for their warrants. Aguirre has six prior felony gun convictions.
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 this case or other 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 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. Booking photographs for adult felony arrest available on the department website: www.oxnardpd.org under crime & safety, and booking / call logs