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Ventura County Sheriff's Office
Friday June 7th, 2024 :: 03:51 p.m. PDT


Shooting Investigation - Request for Public Assistance

Nature of Incident: Shooting Investigation - Request for Public Assistance 
Report Number: 24-69644
Location: 300 Block of Foothill Drive, Fillmore
Date & Time: June 7, 2024 @ 12:40 A.M.
Unit(s) Responsible: Fillmore Patrol Services
Major Crimes Bureau
West County Special Enforcement Unit
Fillmore Investigations Unit                                                    
On June 7, 2024, at approximately 12:40 AM, Fillmore Patrol deputies responded to a disturbance in the 300 block of Foothill Drive in the city of Fillmore.  Our Sheriff’s Communication Center received several calls reporting a large fight, hearing gunshots, and a traffic accident in the area. Upon arrival, deputies determined a hit and run collision occurred and located evidence of a shooting.  Detectives from the Sheriff’s Office West County Special Enforcement Unit and Major Crimes Bureau responded to assist with the investigation.       
Anyone with information pertaining to this incident is encouraged to contact the detectives listed below or Crime Stoppers, also at the below listed number.  The reporting party may remain anonymous.  Anyone wishing to provide surveillance videos of any kind related to this case can submit the videos using the following link:
The Ventura County Sheriff’s Office is committed to maintaining the safety of all residents by continued community partnerships.  The Ventura County Sheriff’s Office - Fillmore Police Department encourages citizens to immediately report suspicious people and vehicles, and to promptly report any crime they come across by calling 911.  The Ventura County Sheriff’s Office would like to thank members of the public for their on-going support and due diligence in providing information to assist our agency in solving crimes. 
Prepared by: Sergeant Beau Rodriguez  
News Release Date: June 7, 2024
Media Follow-Up Contact: Detective Austin Whittaker
(805) 654-3509  
[email protected]
Detective Ramiro Rico
(805) 677-8772
[email protected]
Approved by:
Booking Photo Release:
Captain Eduardo Malagon
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Ventura County Crime Stoppers will pay up to a $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).

Ventura County Sheriff's Office
800 S Victoria Ave
Ventura, CA 93003

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 805-654-9511

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