SANTA BARBARA The Santa Barbara Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating two people involved in battery last fall that left a local man with severe injuries. The attack occurred during the early morning hours on Nov. 7, 2018 behind O’Malley’s Bar, 523 State St. The victim and the suspect did not know each other prior to the attack and the motive is unknown, said Anthony Wagner, police spokesman.
The suspect is described as a black man between 30- and 40-years-old with a light complexion and freckles on his face. He is approximately 5-foot, 8-inches tall with a large build and long black hair with cornrows and goes by the name “Mike” or Michael.”
The suspect was reportedly accompanied by a black man named “Kenny,” Mr. Wagner said. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Detective Andre Miller at 897-2346 or email@example.com. To leave an anonymous tip, call 897-2386.