Press Releases

Sunday 05/05/2019 8:29 AM - Shooting Incident

Contact: Grace Norris
Phone: (805) 781-4483
Type of Incident: Shooting Incident
Date and Time of Incident: 5-5-19, Approximately 12:00 AM
Place of Occurrence: Oceano Dunes
Victim Information: N/A
Suspect Information: N/A
Details of News Release: On 5-5-19, State Parks received 911 calls of shots fired at the Oceano Dunes. State Parks responded and multiple victims were given initial treatment. 6 individuals were transported to local hospitals to receive further medical treatment. Sheriff's Office detectives were dispatched to assist, and have since taken lead on this investigation. The Sheriff's Office is currently in the process of interviewing witnesses and collecting evidence. At this time the Sheriff's Office believes this is an isolated incident. If anyone has information on this event, please contact the Sheriff's Office at (805)781-4550. Information can also be provided anonymously through Crime Stoppers by calling (805) 549-STOP (7867) or through their website: www.slotips.org. No further information is available at this time.

Prepared By: gnorris
Released: Sunday 05/05/2019 8:29 AM