According to Oxnard authorities, Anthony Palacio, 30, and Maria Rodriguez, 27, were sitting in a parked car along the 4500 block of Saviers Road. Shortly before 2 a.m., two male suspects approached the car and demanded the vehicle from the victims.
Palacio tried to defend himself and a struggle ensued. At the end of the altercation, Palacio managed to keep the car but suffered a stab wound. Having lost their fight for the vehicle, the suspects fled on foot.
Palacio was transported to St. John's Hospital, where he was treated for a non life-threatening injury.
If you have any information regarding this crime, you're urged to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS or (800) 222-8477.