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City of Ventura - Police Department
Wednesday June 29th, 2011 :: 04:09 p.m. PDT


Press release: Suspicious Death of a Juvenile, June 29, 2011, 11:20 a.m.

Incident: Suspicious Death

Contact: Watch Commander, 805-339-4416

Location: 400 Blk. of W Ramona St

Date/Time Occurred: June 29, 2011, 11:20 a.m.

Officer(s) Involved: Patrol, Detectives, Child Protective Services

Victim(s): Juvenile male 5 years old


Report #: 11-7197


The Ventura Police Department is currently investigating a suspicious death of a 5-year-old boy.

On June 29, 2011, at 11:20 a.m., the Ventura Police and Fire Departments responded to the 400 block of West Ramona St. in regards to a child not breathing.

Police and Fire personnel began to render emergency aid to the child and he was transported by AMR to Community Memorial Hospital. The child was pronounced dead at the hospital after life saving efforts were exhausted.

The investigation is continuing and anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Ventura Police Department at 805-339-4416.

City of Ventura - Police Department
1425 Dowell Dr
Ventura, CA 93003

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 805-339-4400

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