News Story

 

Moorpark Hit & Run Suspect Arrested
12/9/2016 8:08:00 PM

 

Nature of Incident:

Hit and Run Arrest

Report Number:

16-183564

Location:

Tierra Rejada Road / Harvester Street, Moorpark

Date & Time:

12/09/2016 @ 9:46 am

Unit(s) Responsible:

Moorpark Traffic

(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent

City of Residence

Age

(V) Female Bicyclist

 

(S) Jasmine Duran

 

Moorpark

 

Moorpark

62

 

33

Narrative:

On 12/09/2016, at approximately 9:46 am, a female bicyclist was riding northbound on Tierra Rejada Road, just south of Harvester Street, in the marked bicycle lane of traffic.  (A) Jasmine Duran was driving a dark green Toyota Camry traveling northbound on Tierra Rejada Road in the number 2 lane of traffic and approaching the bicyclist from behind.  For unknown reasons, the Toyota Camry moved into the bicycle lane and collided with the bicyclist.  Duran then fled the scene at a high rate of speed northbound on Tierra Rejada Road.  The Toyota Camry was last seen traveling eastbound on Poindexter Avenue at Tech Circle.

 

The bicyclist sustained major injuries as a result of the collision.      

 

As a result of the investigation by patrol deputies and detectives, at approximately 3:00 pm, the Toyota Camry was located in an orchard in the 13000 block of Broadway Road in Moorpark.  Deputies also located and arrested Duran at the same location.

 

Duran was booked into the Pre-Trial Detention Facility in Ventura for violations of VC 23153(e) 'Driving under the influence of drugs and VC 20001(a) ' Felony hit and run.  Duran's bail has been set at $50,000.00.                 

 

If you witnessed the traffic collision, observed the Toyota Camry in the area, or have any information concerning this incident, please contact Senior Deputy Nolan Stoyko ' (805)947-8217 or the Ventura County Sheriff's Office ' Moorpark Police Station at (805)532-2700.

 

Prepared by:

Sergeant Darin Hendren

 

News Release Date:

12/09/2016

 

Media Follow-Up Contact:

Senior Deputy Nolan Stoyko

nolan.stoyko@ventura.org

805-532-2711

 

 

Approved by:

Captain John Reilly

 







 

Ventura County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 reward for information, which leads to the arrest and criminal complaint against the person(s) responsible for this crime.  The caller may remain anonymous.  The call is not recorded.  Call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).