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Detectives Arrest Woman In Ventura County For Stabbing Death Of Man She Was Dating

A Ventura County woman has been arrested for the death of a man she had been dating. Oxnard Police were called to Eliza Court Monday night by reports of a stabbing. They found Ricardo Silva on the ground with a serious shoulder wound.

The 49 year old man was taken to a hospital, but later died from his injuries. Detectives say after talking to witnesses, they found out there had been a confrontation involving Silva, and a woman he had been dating.

They identified Alvina Rodriguez as a suspect in the stabbing. The 46 year old woman was arrested on a voluntary manslaughter charge.

Lance Orozco has been News Director of KCLU since 2001, providing award-winning coverage of some of the biggest news events in the region, including the Thomas and Woolsey brush fires, the deadly Montecito debris flow, the Borderline Bar and Grill attack, and Ronald Reagan's funeral. 
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