Suspicious object under investigation in Isla Vista

Posted at 12:56 PM, Aug 22, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-22 15:56:10-04

Authorities are investigating the discovery of a suspicious object in Isla Vista.

The object was found Wednesday morning in front of the Isla Vista Foot Patrol building on Trigo Road, according to an alert from the U.C. Santa Barbara Police Department.

Police are asking people to avoid the 6500 blocks of Trigo, Seville Road and Sabado Tarde, as well as the walking and biking paths on Ocean Road between Seville and Sabado Tarde.

This is a developing story and will be updated with new information as it becomes available.