Crime

Police investigating Port Hueneme shooting of a teenager

PORT HUENEME, Calif. - The Port Hueneme Police Department is investigating a shooting in the early morning hours Wednesday that left a teenager fighting for his life.

On August 23 at about 3:10 a.m., the police department received reports of shots heard in the 2500 block of Yardarm Avenue in Port Hueneme.

Initially, responding officers were met with a quiet area and nothing more. However, Oxnard police located a shooting victim inside a car in the area of Wooley Road and Saviers Road a short time later.

An early police report indicates the victim was shot multiple times at a home in the 2500 block of Yardarm Avenue in Port Hueneme.

Investigators said the victim was taken to Ventura County Medical Center where he is listed in critical condition.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Detective Gary Jones at 805-986-6621 or email at gjones@cityofporthueneme.org.


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