A soccer player hospitalized after an on field fight has died. Misael Sanchez, a 29-year old Port Hueneme resident, died 15-days after he was involved in a large soccer fight that included players from both teams and spectators. The fight occurred on Sunday, July 10, 2022, at approximately 11:00 A.M. on a soccer field at Oxnard High School, located at 3400 West Gonzales Road. Sanchez died in the early morning hours on Monday, July 25, 2022. An autopsy is scheduled for tomorrow, Tuesday, July 26, 2022, to determine Sanchez’ cause of death.
Investigators are still searching for witnesses or anyone who might have video recorded all or part of the fight. Anyone who witnessed the fight or who has video recordings of the incident is asked to contact Detective Carey Everhart at (805) 486-6228 or [email protected], or Detective Jaime Miranda at (805) 385-7547 or [email protected]
Also, you can remain anonymous and still provide valuable information by calling Ventura County Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477. You can also visit www.venturacountycrimestoppers.org to submit a tip via text or email.
Anyone with a video recording of the fight can remain anonymous and upload the video to the following link: https://oxnardpd.evidence.com/axon/citizen/public/oxnardhighsoccer