The suspect in the shooting death of 27-year old Spencer Turner of Ventura was arrested in Amarillo, Texas on Thursday night. Twenty-three year old Sadiki Shakur, also of Ventura, was arrested after being pulled over while driving a rental car with Arizona license plates. Shakur is currently being held without bond while awaiting extradition to California.
On Sunday, Dec. 4, Spencer Turner was found with a gunshot wound to the chest in midtown Ventura off of Seaward Avenue and later died at the scene. Another individual arrived at the hospital with gunshot wounds to his upper body, where he received treatment.