News Story


Piru Double Homicide (Updated Information)
9/27/2017 3:50:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Piru Double Homicide (Updated Information)

Report Number:



4000-block of Citrus View Drive, Piru, California

Date & Time:

Sept. 25, 2017 @ 2:15 pm

Unit(s) Responsible:

Sheriff's Major Crimes Bureau

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

City of Residence


(V) Camarino Vergara

(V) Adela Vergara






(Piru, Ca.) ' The victims of the double homicide that occurred Monday in Piru have been identified as Camarino and Adela Vergara. The married couple's bodies were found inside their home Monday afternoon when deputies responded to a 911 call.


Autopsies of both victims revealed their deaths were the result of homicide. Anyone with information about this case should contact Detective Carlos Macias at 805-384-4761. 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).


Prepared by:

Sgt. Eric Buschow


News Release Date:

Sept. 27, 2017


Media Follow-Up Contact:

Sgt. Eric Buschow (805)947-8129

Capt. Garo Kuredjian (805)797-6322


Approved by:

Captain Garo Kuredjian