Ventura police did make an arrest of a 24-year-old man in connection with what appears to be a gang-related killing. Ventura's first homicide of 2020.
He has pleaded guilty to one count of shooting at an inhabited dwelling back on June 20th in Oxnard
Naval Base Ventura County is providing assistance for evacuees from their sister facility at China Lake near the epicenter in Kern County who have been ordered to leave that area if they are non-essential personnel.
The attack at 12:30 Saturday morning appeared random and unprovoked
The suspect who was killed was a 20-year-old transient. The CHP officer suffered non-life threatening injuries.
Police now believe there were two shooters and that the home was the intended target but they're not ready to rule out any possible motive
The quake was centered about 182 miles northeast of Ventura.