Sheriff: Santa Maria man arrested for trying to sell meth

Posted at 7:20 PM, Aug 04, 2018

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office released new information on Saturday about two people who were arrested on Tuesday afternoon.

The Sheriff’s Office Compliance Team and the Sheriff’s Special Investigations Bureau saw a wanted man sitting in a car on the 1800 block of North Broadway in Santa Maria around 1:00 p.m.

30-year-old Santa Maria resident Kenneth Hilbrant was arrested for his outstanding warrant. Deputies searched his car, finding 2.7 ounces of crystal meth and other items indicating the sale of narcotics.

44-year-old Stephanie Marie Lyons, also a Santa Maria resident, was arrested for her warrant.

Hilbrant and Lyons were booked into the Santa Barbara County Jail and are not eligible for bail.