Woman Killed, Man Injured in Thousand Oaks Family Disturbance; Homicide Investigation Underway
A woman was killed and a man injured in Thousand Oaks Tuesday in what authorities believe was a family disturbance, officials said.
Ventura County fire and sheriff’s officials received a call about a woman not breathing at about 2:30 p.m. along the 900 block of Woodlawn Drive, Sheriff’s Capt. Eric Hatlee told KTLA.
Responding deputies found a 66-year-old woman with what appeared to be multiple stab wounds and a man suffering from additional injuries, authorities said.
Both victims were transported to a hospital, where the woman died. The man remains in stable condition, authorities said.
Investigators say they believe the incident was a family disturbance that escalated into violence.
The incident is being investigated as a homicide, but it is unclear how the woman died and what kind of injuries the man was suffering from.
In a tweet at about 4:20 p.m., sheriff’s officials said there are no outstanding suspects and there is no danger to the public.
No further details about the incident have been released.
Anyone with information can call the department at 805-384-4729.