Police Investigating Oxnard's 3rd Homicide This Year

Wednesday April 17, 2019

     The Oxnard Police Department's Major Crimes Bureau is investigating that city's third homicide of this year.

    Shortly after 1:30 PM Wednesday afternoon a shooting was reported in the 200 block of Cuesta Del Mar, the city's Southwinds neighborhood just north of Hueneme Road.

    They found a man in his 30's in the south alley suffering from gunshot wounds.

    The man was rushed to VCMC where he died.

    Crime scene investigators and detectives have been at the scene all afternoon collecting evidence and canvassing the neithborhood and nearby businesses for witnesses and other information.

     Investigators are 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:https://oxnardpd.evidence.com/axon/citizen/public/cuestadelmar. All submissions are immediately logged into the Oxnard Police Department’s digital evidence system.  Contact information is not stored by Axon and community members can remain anonymous, choosing to upload their files without providing contact information. 


     The City of Oxnard offers a reward of $10,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of any individuals responsible for committing homicides within the City.


     Detectives are asking the public to come forward if anyone has witnessed this incident. The public is asked to contact Detective Ken Tougas  (805) 200-5669. 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 sitehttp://www.venturacountycrimestoppers.org to submit a tip via text