DATE: September 12, 2020, 6:50 p.m.
SUBJECT: Narcotics Sales and Firearm Arrest
SUSPECTS: Christian Perez, 29 year old Oxnard resident
LOCATION: 500 Block of West Channel Islands Boulevard, Oxnard
CONTACT: Brandon Ordelheide, Sergeant
On September 12, 2020, the Oxnard Police Department Special Enforcement Unit (SEU) and detectives with the Oxnard Police Department Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) concluded a narcotics sales investigation regarding Christian Perez, a 29 year old Oxnard resident, suspected of selling Methamphetamine throughout the City of Oxnard. During the investigation, Detectives authored and obtained a search warrant for Perez as well as his residence. With the assistance of the Oxnard Police Department K-9 Unit, SEU officers conducted a traffic stop on Perez and served a search warrant at his residence. Officers located numerous bags containing Methamphetamine for sales, as well as numerous containers of illegal prescription medication, also for sales, and heroin. A shotgun and a loaded handgun, as well as numerous rounds of ammunition were also located at the residence. Perez was charged with possession for sales of Methamphetamine, possession for sales of Xanax, transportation of Xanax for sales, and felon in possession of firearms, all felonies.
Perez was arrested without incident and is currently being held at the Ventura County Sheriff’s Department, Pre-Trial Detention Center, in lieu of his bail, which was set at $350,000.
The Oxnard Police Department is committed to reducing drug overdoses in the City of Oxnard. Anyone with information regarding this case or other criminal activity is encouraged to contact the Oxnard Police Department at (805) 385-7600, or online via the Oxnard Police Department’s website: www.oxnardpd.org, and clicking on “Report Suspicious Activity.” You can remain anonymous if you choose to do so by calling the Ventura County Crime Stoppers. at (800)222-8477. You can also visit their website: www.venturacountycrimestoppers.org to submit a tip via text or email.