At 2:30am on Thursday morning, there were reports of shots fired at the Westlake Village Hyatt. The below update has just been released by Ventura County Sheriff.
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 Sheriffs 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).