Attack In The Downtown Ventura Parking Structure

Thursday January 10, 2019


   Several people were injured, including one stabbing victim, in an attack in the Santa Clara parking structure in downtown Ventura early Thursday morning.

   It happened shortly before 12:30 AM as a small group of people were returning to their vehicle in the parking structure.

   Police say the victims were accosted by a larger group of suspects including several males and a female who asked the victims where they were from and then attacked them.

    Several victims were punched and one was stabbed in the torso and had his cell phone taken.

    The victims who were punched were treated at the scene by paramedics and the stabbing victim was taken to the hospital in stable condition.

    Ventura Major Crimes detectives and Crime Scene Investigators spent the night at the parking structure processing the crime scene and looking for suspects.

     Anyone with information that might help Ventura police determine who carried out the attack is asked to call (805) 339-4488.