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Ventura County Sheriff's Office
Tuesday January 19th, 2021 :: 04:00 p.m. PST


El Rio Liquor Store Robbery

Nature of Incident: Liquor Store Robbery / Request for Public’s Assistance
Report Number: 2021-4691
Location: El Rio Liquor, 2910 East Vineyard Avenue, Oxnard
Date & Time: January 11, 2021 @ 9:44 PM
Unit(s) Responsible: Headquarters Station Patrol and Investigations Unit
(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent City of Residence Age
(S) Unknown Hispanic Male  
Unknown 20-25
On January 11, 2021, at approximately 9:44 PM, Deputies out of the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office Headquarters Patrol Station responded to a robbery of El Rio Liquor located at 2910 E. Vineyard Avenue in El Rio - Oxnard.
An unknown Hispanic male, approximately 20-25 years old, brandished a knife, threatened the store clerk, and demanded cash. The suspect took cash from the register and liquor bottles before fleeing to an older model 4-door sedan.  

Headquarters Station Detectives are investigating the case and are requesting the public’s assistance with identifying the suspect in the attached surveillance photo clips.  If you have any information about this crime, please contact Detective Janca at 805-654-2360.      
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Prepared by: Sergeant Beau Rodriguez  
News Release Date: January 19, 2021  
Media Follow-Up Contact: Detective Joshua Janca, 805-654-2360
[email protected]
Approved by: Captain Randy Downard  
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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