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One Dead, Two Wounded In South Coast Shootings


One man is dead, and two wounded following a string of shootings on the South Coast. Oxnard Police were called to a mobile home park on the 1300 block of Commercial Avenue at around four Sunday afternoon by reports of a shooting.

They found a 45 year old man with multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to a hospital, and is reported to be in critical condition. While searching the area for evidence, they found a seriously wounded man in a nearby shed. Emergency first aid was started, but the 31 year old man died at the scene.

Then, officers learned there was third gunshot victim a few blocks away. They found a 33 year old man who had a non-life threatening gunshot wound to the arm.

Detectives are still trying to sort out what happened. The names of the victims haven’t been released.

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.