Shooting Investigation at Hyatt Westlake Plaza Hotel
Ventura County Sheriff's Department
Ventura County Sheriff's Department

Thousand Oaks Police Department detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred inside the Hyatt Westlake Plaza hotel early Thursday morning. There were no injuries. No suspects have been arrested.

On March 27 at about 2:30 a.m., the Sheriff’s Communication Center received several 9-1-1 calls from the hotel reporting shots being fired. Thousand Oaks patrol deputies quickly arrived at the scene and established a perimeter. Due to the nature of the call and occupancy at the location, additional resources and specialized units also responded.

Deputies restricted public access into the hotel while the investigation continued and a search of the building was conducted. At the end of the search, it was determined suspect(s) were no longer at the hotel and there was no threat or danger to employees and hotel guests.

The investigation is continuing. Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call Detective Mike McConville at (805) 494-8219.

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).

Nature of Incident: Shooting Investigation at Hyatt Westlake Plaza Hotel
Report Number: 14-6837
Location: 880 S. Westlake Blvd. Thousand Oaks, CA 91361
Date & Time: 3/27/14 @ 2:30 a.m.
Unit Responsible: Thousand Oaks Police Department - Investigations
(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent City of Residence Age
Prepared by: Captain Don Aguilar
Media Release Date: March 27 , 2014
Follow-Up Contact: Sgt. Barbara Payton (805) 797-6438
Captain Don Aguilar (805) 797-7349
Approved by: Captain Bill Ayub