Oxnard PD arrest Suspect for Attempted Armed Robbery of Mail Carrier

Oxnard Police Department – Incident Press Release

Mathana Barry Carroll

On December 5, 2017, at 2:43 pm, Oxnard Police Officers responded to an attempt armed robbery of a mail carrier in the apartment complex near 201 W. Vineyard.  Upon arrival, officers discovered a vehicle burglary in the same area.  Additionally, a second robbery victim arrived and provided a description of the suspect.  The same suspect description was given for each incident.

Officers immediately searched the surrounding area and contacted 26 year old Mathana Barry Carroll attempting to leave the complex on foot.  Carroll was detained and found in possession of a backpack containing a replica firearm and stolen property from the crimes.  The victims were able to identify the suspect and recover their stolen property.

Carroll was booked into Ventura County Jail for armed robbery, auto burglary, criminal threats, brandishing a replica firearm, and a violation of probation- Carroll is currently on probation under the PRO (Post Release Offender) program.

Anyone with additional information may contact Sergeant Brett Smith at (805) 797-7995 or email:  brett.smith@oxnardpd.org

Anonymous information can be sent to Ventura County Crime Stoppers at (805)    222-8477 or at http://www.venturacountycrimestoppers.org

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