Thousand Oaks is gripped by an ongoing investigation into the suspicious deaths of a 7-year-old boy and his father. Late on Tuesday night, the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office received a distress call from a residence on Chiquita Lane. Upon reaching the scene, authorities discovered the lifeless body of a man in his 40s inside the home.
The young boy, the man’s 7-year-old son, was rushed to the hospital but was sadly pronounced dead shortly after. While officials have refrained from explicitly labeling the deaths as a murder-suicide, they have acknowledged that the circumstances surrounding the incident are suspicious.
At present, the identities of the deceased boy and his father have not been released by the authorities. As the investigation unfolds, the Thousand Oaks community awaits further information and seeks clarity regarding the tragic events that unfolded on that fateful night.