Press Release

 

Camarillo - Suspect Arrested After Stabbing Pedestrian
4/29/2013 7:45:00 AM

 

Nature of Incident:

664/187 pc (Attempted Murder)

Report Number:

13-9142

Location:

 Ponderosa Drive west of Arneill Road, Camarillo

Date & Time:

04/25/13 @ 11:25 PM

Unit(s) Responsible:

Camarillo Patrol, Sheriff's Major Crimes, Camarillo Special Enforcement Unit, Sheriff's Gang Unit

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

City of Residence

Age

Victim-------Garlan Weems

Suspect-----Matthew Worden

Camarillo

Camarillo

49

30

Narrative:  

On 4/25/13, at about 11:25 pm, City of Camarillo Patrol Deputies responded to a call of a stabbing victim in the area of Ponderosa Drive and Arneill Road.  The victim, Garlan Weems, reported that the suspect, Matthew Worden, exited a vehicle at the location and began arguing with him.  Weems stated Worden pulled out a knife and stabbed him multiple times.  Weems was transported to a local hospital and underwent surgery related to his injuries.

 

Worden was eventually located and arrested for 664/187 (attempted murder).  Worden was transported and booked into the main jail in Ventura.  Anyone who may have witnessed this incident or has information reference this incident is encouraged to contact the Ventura County Sheriff's Office / Major Crimes Bureau.         

Prepared by:

Detective Dave Brantley

 

Media Release Date:

4/26/13

 

Follow-Up Contact:

Detective Dave Brantley @ 805-384-4728

 

Approved by:

Captain Chris Dunn

 






 

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).

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