GOLETA A violent crime is under investigation by detectives of the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department Criminal Investigation Team, according to a news release.
A male victim was attacked early Sunday along Magnolia Avenue north of Hollister Avenue in Old Town Goleta, sheriff’s spokeswoman Kelly Hoover said in a news release.
He was left with life-threatening injuries and was transported to the hospital, Ms. Hoover said.
No other information was released.
Anybody with information is asked to call the Sheriff’s Criminal Investigation Team at 681-4150 or to leave an anonymous tip at 681-4171, or visit the sheriff’s office website at https://www.sbsheriff.org/home/anonymous-tip/.