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    Thu, Feb 14, 2019 Attempt Murder Charges Filed

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    February 14, 2019

    CONTACT:    Saul Rodriguez, Lieutenant                                  

    (310) 458-2293

    saul.rodriguez@smgov.net

       
    Santa Monica, CA – The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office – Airport Branch has filed charges on Kevin Ferron, a 43-year-old male, for his involvement in an attempt homicide.   

    On February 8, 2019 at about 1:13 p.m., Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) officers responded to the 1100 block of 6th Street regarding a radio call for service of suspicious circumstances.  Santa Monica Fire Department Paramedics were on scene treating a female and noticed she had suffered severe head trauma. Paramedics notified SMPD of their findings. The female was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.  The victim’s boyfriend was at the residence when paramedics arrived.   

    Based on the preliminary investigation, SMPD Detectives believe the victim’s injuries resulted from criminal activity. The investigation has led to the victim’s boyfriend, Kevin Ferron, as the primary suspect in the investigation.  Ferron was taken into police custody on the evening of the incident.  The victim remains hospitalized in critical condition.

    Kevin Ferron has been charged with 664/187(a) PC – Attempt Murder; and 273.5(f)(1) PC–Inflicting Corporal Injury on a Spouse/Co-Habitant after prior conviction.  Ferron remains in custody pending future court proceedings with a bail option of $2,330,000.00.

    Anyone with information related to this investigation is encouraged to call Detective Murphy at (310) 458-8941; Sgt. Williams at (310) 458-8475; or the Santa Monica Police Department at (310) 458-8491.                                                 

     

     

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