OXNARD (CBSLA) – Authorities are searching for a masked gunman who broke into an Oxnard home Tuesday night and robbed an elderly couple who live there.
Just before 6 p.m., the suspect forced his way into a home in the 1200 block of Douglas Avenue, Oxnard police report.READ MORE: Strong Winds Cause Power Outages Across SoCal, Over 70,000 Residents Impacted
The couple who reside there told officers that the suspect brandished a gun and demanded cash.READ MORE: Shooting Outside Family Dollar Store In South LA
After taking some money, he fled. The couple were not injured.
The suspect was described as Hispanic, in his mid-20s, 5-foot-8 and dressed in a navy-blue hooded sweatshirt with white lettering. The hood was pulled over his head and his face was covered with a black mask.MORE NEWS: High Winds Topple Trees, Down Power Lines And Block Roads In Some Southland Neighborhoods
No surveillance images were immediately released. Anyone with information on his identity should call police at 805-385-7600.