Oxnard | Firearms/Narcotics Arrest

Thomas Andrew Parra Oxnard resident, 48 years old

Ventura County Sheriff Department – Incident Press Release

On May 2, 2019, Detectives from the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit concluded an investigation into the illegal possession and  transfer  of  firearms.  Detectives  contacted  and  arrested Thomas Parra from the City of Oxnard for various firearms and narcotics violations.

During the month of April 2019, Narcotics Detectives conducted a firearms investigation into  Thomas Parra of  Oxnard.  During  the  investigation,  detectives  suspected  Parra  was  in  possession of several firearms which were possessed illegally.  Parra  was also suspected of  the  illegal transfer of firearms. Detectives determined that Parra had  a  previous  felony  conviction which prohibited from owning and or possessing any firearms or ammunition.

On May 2, 2019, Narcotics Detectives contacted Parra outside his residence located in the 3500 Block of Schooner Walk in Oxnard. Detectives detained Parra and searched his residence pursuant to a signed search warrant. During the search, detectives located and seized two handguns, a shotgun and three rifles. Detectives seized over 600 rounds of ammunition, a small quantity of methamphetamine and paraphernalia used for the ingestion of illegal narcotics. None of the seized firearms were legally registered to Parra. Detectives subsequently arrested Parra and booked him at the Pre-Trial Detention Facility on firearms and narcotics related offenses. Parra posted bail and is currently out of custody pending criminal proceedings.


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