Sheriff’s officials, SMPD search for wanted man

Posted at 3:47 PM, Jul 10, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-10 18:47:18-04

Santa Maria police joined Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s officials in a search for a wanted man Tuesday afternoon.

Officers fanned out around the Westgate apartment complex at the corner of Sonya Lane and S. Blosser Road. 

They were reportedly looking for a man with three warrants out for his arrest. He was described as wearing blue jeans and a white and blue striped shirt.

The sheriff’s office helicopter and SMPD’s K-9 unit were involved in the search.

The search was called off at around 3 p.m.

No additional information has been released as sheriff’s officials say the investigation is continuing.