Assault Rifle / High Capacity Magazine Arrest
updated: Jan 06, 2017, 9:35 AM
Source: Ventura County Sheriff's Department
GEOFF DEAN, SHERIFF
Nature of Incident: Assault Rifle / High Capacity Magazine Arrest
Report Number: 17-1581 (Ventura County Sheriff’s Office)
17-1116 (Oxnard Police Department)
Location: 300 block of Gibralter Street, City of Oxnard
Date & Time: January 4, 2017 7:00 PM
Unit(s) Responsible: Ventura County Sheriff’s Office, Oxnard Police Department
(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent City of Residence Age
Juan Davalos Oxnard
On January 4, 2017, Investigators received information about a criminal street gang associate possessing an assault rifle in the City of Oxnard. The investigation led to the seizure of a loaded assault rifle, a high capacity magazine and the arrest of Juan Davalos.
On January 4, 2017 Investigators with the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office Special Crimes Unit and the Oxnard Police Department learned Juan Davalos, who is an Oxnard criminal street gang associate, was in possession of an assault rifle. Investigators began an investigation and obtained a search warrant to search Davalos’ residence in the 300 block of Gibralter Street in the City of Oxnard. The Oxnard Police Department Special Enforcement Unit along with the Violent Crimes Unit executed the search warrant at the residence. A search of the residence revealed an assault rifle with a loaded high capacity magazine. Davalos was taken into custody without incident and booked into the Ventura County Jail for a warrant on an unrelated case. Investigators arrested Davalos for the weapons charges, but released him pending further forensic analysis.
Prepared by: Sergeant J. Hendren
Media Release Date: January 5, 2017
Follow-Up Contact: Detective Jeremy Bramlette 805-384-4771
Approved by: Captain Robert Thomas
Ventura County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 reward for information, which leads to the arrest and criminal complaint against the person(s) responsible for this crime. The caller may remain anonymous. The call is not recorded. Call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).
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