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Saturday January 4th, 2020 :: 03:40 p.m. PST

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Moorpark Homicide Investigation and Arrest

Nature of Incident: Murder Investigation and Arrest
Report Number: 20-1256
Location: 875 W. Los Angeles Avenue, Moorpark, CA.
Date & Time: 1/3/2020 @ 2:20 PM
Unit(s) Responsible: Sheriff’s Major Crimes Bureau
Moorpark Police Department
Thousand Oaks Police Department
Sheriff’s Narcotics Unit
 
(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent

City of Residence

 
(V)   Adult Male
(A)   Elsworth Cadle
 
Moorpark
Moorpark
 
Narrative:
Murder suspect Elsworth Cadle was arrested after a thorough investigation, following a reported shooting.
 
On 1/3/2020, at approximately 2:20 PM, the Sheriff’s Communications Center received a report of shots fired in the area of Public Storage, 875 W. Los Angeles Ave. in the city of Moorpark. Moorpark Police Department deputies responded and located a deceased male in the area and determined the death was a homicide.
 
Information was developed that identified the suspect, Elsworth Cadle. Deputies located and arrested Cadle at approximately 11:14 PM. A firearm was recovered during the investigation.  Cadle was booked at the Ventura County Jail for the criminal violation of 187(a) PC / Murder. His bail was set at 3 Million Dollars.
 
 
Prepared by: Sergeant Ryan Clark
ryan.clark@ventura.org
 
 
News Release Date: 1/4/2020  
Media Follow-Up Contact: Captain Eric Hatlee;  (805) 947-8253
eric.hatlee@ventura.org
 
 
Approved by:
 
 
Booking Photo Release:
Captain Jeff Miller
 
 
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Ventura County Sheriff's Office
800 S Victoria Ave
Ventura, CA 93009

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