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City of Ventura - Police Department
Sunday July 17th, 2011 :: 07:12 a.m. PDT


Press release: Stabbing, July 17, 2011, 12:30 a.m., 7500 block Lemur St.

Incident: Stabbing

Contact: Watch Commander, 805-339-4416

Location: 7500 block Lemur St.

Date/Time Occurred: July 17, 2011, 12:30 a.m.

Officer(s) Involved: VPD Patrol

Victim(s): Andre Ribeiro, 21 yrs., Ventura Resident

Suspect(s): Unknown Male, Ventura Resident

Report #: 11-7915


On the above date and time, the Ventura Police Department responded to the 7500 block of Lemur in an attempt to locate a possible stabbing victim. Arriving officers located the victim, Ribeiro, who was bleeding from a stab wound to his upper torso.

The investigation revealed Ribeiro was attending a nearby party when he became involved in a verbal confrontation with several other males. Ribeiro was leaving when he was attacked and received one stab wound to his upper torso. Ribeiro escaped the attack and was transported to the Ventura County Medical Center where he was treated for his non-life threatening injuries. The investigation into this matter is ongoing.

If you have any information about this crime, you are encouraged to contact the Ventura Police Department at 805-339-4416 or you can also make an anonymous call to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS. If your information leads to an arrest, you could receive a cash reward of up to $1,000.

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

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

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