Several Hospitalized After Police Pursuit, Shootout In Oxnard

OXNARD (CBS) — Several people were hospitalized Tuesday morning following a police pursuit and subsequent shootout in Oxnard.

The pursuit, which ended with a shootout near Victoria Avenue and Hemlock Street, started when police received a call about a domestic dispute.

Responding officers located an injured woman, but couldn’t find the suspect. He was spotted an hour later on Highway 33 and deputies chased him back to Oxnard, where police say he began shooting at them.

The officers returned fire, injuring the suspect, but officials won’t release any information about his condition.

Two bystanders suffered minor injuries, but no officers were hurt.


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