Gunshot Homicide in Oxnard

Oxnard Police Department – Incident Press Release

On August 7, 2018 at approximately 7:08 p.m., officers responded to a possible vehicle versus pedestrian collision near the intersection of Camino Del Sol and Rice Avenue.  When officers arrived on scene they located the victim.   The victim was found in the westbound lanes of Camino Del Sol and it appeared he had suffered multiple gunshot wounds.  The victim was pronounced at the scene by Emergency Medical Services personnel.  The westbound lanes of Camino Del Sol west of Rice Avenue will be closed for an undetermined amount of time. 

This is the 10th homicide for the City of Oxnard this year.  The victim is a Hispanic male. 

Detectives are requesting anyone who might have witnessed the incident to contact Detective Jose Velazquez (805) 385-7760. You can also provide valuable information and remain anonymous by calling the Violent Crimes Hotline at (805) 982-7070 or Ventura County Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477. You can also visit this site to submit a tip via text or email.

Detectives are also encouraging anyone who video recorded or photographed all or part of the incident to upload your media directly to the investigators via the following link:

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