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Ventura County Sheriff's Office
Saturday January 9th, 2021 :: 07:00 a.m. PST


Camarillo Homicide Arrests

Nature of Incident: Murder Investigation Leads to Two Arrests
Report Number: 21-3021
Location: 3900 Block of Via Rosal, Camarillo, CA.
Date & Time: 1/7/2021 @ 10:55 PM
Unit(s) Responsible: Camarillo Police Department
Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit
Sheriff’s Narcotics Unit
Bakersfield Police Department
(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent City of Residence Age
(V)  Adult Male
(A)  Anthony Michael Garcia
(A)  Luis Vincent Reyes
Two suspects are in custody for murder after an altercation resulted in the shooting death of an adult male.
On 1/7/2021, at approximately 10:55 PM, the Sheriff’s Communications Center received a 911 call of a disturbance at the Lamplighter Mobile Home Park in the city of Camarillo. Upon arrival, deputies from the Camarillo Police Department discovered an adult male suffering from a single gunshot wound.  The male was transported to Los Robles Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
Detectives from the Camarillo Police Department and Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit responded and began collecting evidence and pursuing leads in the case. The investigation led to the identification of Anthony Garcia and Luis Reyes as the suspects in this crime.  Further investigation led detectives to believe the two suspects fled to Bakersfield, CA.  Detectives obtained a search warrant for a residence in 10100 block of Riata Lane in Bakersfield. 
On the morning of 1/8/2021, the Bakersfield Police Department Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team assisted Sheriff’s detectives with serving the search warrant.  Both Garcia and Reyes were located at the residence and arrested.  Garcia was arrested for PC 187 – Murder.  Reyes was arrested for PC 182 – Conspiracy to Commit Murder and PC 32 – Accessory After the Fact.  Garcia and Reyes were transported to Ventura County and booked at the Pre-Trial Detention Facility in Ventura.  They both remain in custody on $500,000 bail.
Prepared by: Sergeant Ryan Clark
Sheriff’s Major Crimes Bureau
News Release Date: 1/9/2021  
Media Follow-Up Contact: Captain Eric Buschow
[email protected]
Approved by:
Booking Photo Release:
Captain Jeff Miller
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Ventura County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $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).

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