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Arrest Made In February, 2012 Oxnard Murder

Posted on Friday, August 16, 2013 12:50am


Oxnard Police believed they’ve solved a year and a half old murder case.

Detectives say they arrested Carlos Eduardo Hernandez yesterday afternoon for the February, 2012 murder of Edwin Herrera.

The 19 year old man was shot to death on the 2000 block of San Benito Street, in  Oxnard.

Investigators believe the killing was gang motivated, but that the victim was wasn’t in a gang.

Detectives say the arrest of the 21 year old Oxnard man marks the fifth gang related homicide cold case solved by a special task force working unsolved cases in the Lemonwood neighborhood.


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