Police seek suspected Santa Barbara hotel laptop thief

Posted at 10:16 AM, Jun 25, 2018

Authorities in Santa Barbara are asking for the public’s help to identify a man they say stole a computer from a local hotel.

On Sunday, June 17, police say the man pictures in released surveillance photos cut the security cord from a Macbook laptop in the lobby of Hotel Milo on the 200 block W. Cabrillo Boulevard and took off with it.

Anyone with information is asked to contacted Detective April DeBlauw at (805) 897-2327 or

Santa Barbara police say the man pictured above stole a laptop from a Santa Barbara hotel June 17. (Photo released by SBPD)