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Ventura County Sheriff's Office
Thursday March 10th, 2022 :: 09:41 a.m. PST


News Story - Man Fatally Stabbed During Argument

Nature of Incident: Man Fatally Stabbed During Argument
Report Number: 22-31017
Location: 4700 Block of Park Lane, Moorpark, CA
Date & Time: 03/09/2022 @ 5:47 pm
Unit(s) Responsible: Moorpark Patrol Station, Sheriff’s Major Crimes Bureau, East County Investigations
(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent

City of Residence

(V) Adult Male
(S) Jason Fernandes
A 23-year-old man was arrested following an argument that ended with another man being fatally stabbed.
On March 9, 2022, at about 5:47 pm, Moorpark deputies responded to a family disturbance in the 4700 block of Park Lane. Upon arrival, deputies located an adult male suffering from a stab wound to his body. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.  The investigation revealed the victim was stabbed by his son, Jason Fernandes for unknown reasons.
Fernandes was detained near the scene and was taken into custody shortly after the incident on charges of murder.  He was booked at the Pre-Trial Detention Facility where he is currently being held in lieu of a $3,000,000.00 bail.  He has a scheduled arraignment in Ventura Superior Court on 03/11/2022 at 1:30 pm, in Courtroom # 13.
Prepared by: Sergeant Timothy Lohman  
News Release Date: March 10, 2022  
Media Follow-Up Contact: Timothy Lohman 805-947-8255
Tim.lohman@ventura .org
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Booking Photo Release:
Captain Victor Medina
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