A woman is accused of fatally stabbing a man she was dating while the two argued in Oxnard on Monday night, police said.
The incident was reported in the 100 block of Eliza Court about 8:45 p.m., the Oxnard Police Department stated in a news release on Tuesday.
Arriving officers found a man on the ground who was bleeding from an apparent stab wound to his shoulder.
The victim was transported to a local hospital where he underwent surgery, the Police Department stated. He later died from his injuries.
Police identified him as 49-year-old Ricardo Silva of Oxnard.
Investigators believe Silva was arguing with 46-year-old Alvina Rodriguez when she allegedly stabbed him, police said. The two were in a dating relationship.
Rodriguez has been arrested on suspicion of voluntary manslaughter. She was booked into Ventura County Jail and is being held on $50,000.
The case remains under investigation, and anyone with information is asked to contact the Police Department at 805-385-7600.
Those who prefer to remain anonymous can contact Ventura County Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.