Oxnard Police Department investigators assigned to the Property Crimes Unit conducted a month-long investigation into several reported incidents of an unknown suspect setting fires to vehicles in the City of Oxnard.

During the investigation, investigators gathered vital information and video surveillance from businesses in the area. With that information, investigators identified the suspect as 42-year-old Oxnard resident Alejandra Nunez. 

On March 3rd, 2022, at approximately 5:30 PM, officers located Alejandra Nunez in the area of Fifth Street and Harbor Boulevard and arrested her. Details learned during the investigation ultimately led to Nunez being charged with two counts of felony arson. Nunez’s bail was set at $300,000.

Nunez may have committed similar crimes that were not reported to the Oxnard Police Department. If you believe you are a victim or witness of a similar crime, please contact Detective Jared Schacher at (805) 385-7594.

Anyone with information regarding this case or other criminal activity is encouraged to contact the Oxnard Police Department at (805) 385-7600 or online via the Oxnard Police Department’s website: www.oxnardpd.org, and clicking on Report Suspicious Activity. You can remain anonymous if you choose to do so.