Armed Robberies in Oxnard
updated: Jun 23, 2011, 3:16 PM
Source: Oxnard Police Department
INCIDENT: Multiple Armed Robberies
DATE/TIME: 6/23/11 0450 hours and 0540 hours
LOCATION: 1500 Block Graves Ave. and 1900 Block North "C" Street
VICTIM(S): Names withheld, Oxnard residents
SUSPECT(S): Hispanic Male, 20-27 years old, 5'5, heavy build, short buzzed
SUSPECT VEHICLE(S): Unknown
LOSS: Cellular phones, US Currency
On 6-23-2011 in the early morning hours two separate armed robberies had
occurred. The first one was in the 1500 Block of Graves Avenue. The victim was
approached from behind and the suspect demanded all of their property. The
suspect was possibly in possession of a shotgun. The second robbery occurred in
the 1900 Block of North "C" street. In this incident the suspect was also
possibly in possession of a shotgun.
During the investigation the suspect descriptions were similar. It is unknown if
they were committed by the same suspect. The first robbery was reported shortly
after the incident however the second robbery victim waited a significant amount
of time before reporting the crime.
The public is reminded to always be aware of your surroundings and report any
suspicious behavior or activities to the police as soon as possible. Delays in
reporting incidents greatly reduce the chances that a suspect will be located
fleeing the scene.
If you have any additional information regarding these incidents or any other
robberies, please contact Detective Steven Funk or you may also leave a message
on the Violent Crimes Hotline at (805) 982-7070. If you wish to remain
anonymous, you can call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).
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