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Wednesday 04/03/2019 7:29 AM - Homicide Investigation

Contact: Tony Cipolla
Phone: (805) 781-4547
Type of Incident: Homicide Investigation
Date and Time of Incident: 4-3-19, Approximately 12:05 AM
Place of Occurrence: 2200 block of Beach Street, Oceano
Victim Information: Adult Male
Suspect Information: N/A
Details of News Release: On 4-3-19, Sheriff's Deputies responded to a report of an assault with a deadly weapon in the 2200 block of Beach Street in Oceano. When Deputies arrived, they discovered a man deceased inside a home. It's believed the victim knocked on the door of a neighbor's house and when they opened the door the victim told the residents inside that he had been shot. The victim died shortly afterwards. The Sheriff's Office is conducting a full-scale investigation. Detectives and Deputies are in the process of interviewing witnesses and collecting evidence. It's believed this is an isolated incident. There are no suspects at this time. If anyone has information on this incident, please contact the Sheriff's Office at 805-781-4550 or information can also be reported 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: tcipolla
Released: Wednesday 04/03/2019 7:29 AM