Authorities are now identifying a man in who was shot to death in Ventura County over the weekend.
County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to the intersection of Salem Avenue, and Cortez Street in the El Rio area just before 10 p.m. Friday, by a report of an injured person in the street. They found a man who had been shot. Edward Velasquez was pronounced dead at the scene, near Rio Plaza Elementary School.
There’s no word on what led to the fatal shooting of the 42 year old Oxnard man. No arrests have been made.