by Cindy Summers
Police reports are provided to us by the Ventura Police Department and are not the opinions of the Ventura Breeze. All suspects mentioned are assumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Incident: Prowling Arrest
On October 9, at approximately 9:30 pm, Ventura Police Patrol officers responded to a call of a prowler in the backyard of a residence. As officers responded, the homeowner confronted the suspect, 21 year old vagrant Felix Ramirez. Ramirez was holding a can of spray paint and sprayed the homeowner in the face before fleeing. Officers located Ramirez nearby and arrested him for prowling and battery.
Stolen Vehicle Arrest
On October 10 at approximately 5:00 pm, the Ventura Police Department Command Center received a 911 call of a vehicle driving recklessly in the 3300 block of East Main Street. Ventura Police Patrol Officers responded to search for the vehicle and located it in the 4200 Block of Market Street. The vehicle was determined to have been reported stolen in Oxnard. Officers conducted a stop on the vehicle and took the driver, 29 year old Oxnard resident Angel Perez, into custody without incident. During the investigation, officers determined that Perez was under the influence of alcohol.
Ramirez was arrested for possession of a stolen vehicle, driving under the influence of alcohol, and an outstanding felony warrant.