Ballard Resident Interrupts Burglary in Progress
Ballard- August 21st, 2013
At around 1:00 this afternoon, August 21, in the 1700 block of Cottonwood Street
in the Santa Ynez Valley community of Ballard, a resident reported coming home
to find a subject wearing a bandana inside her home. The suspect was last seen
running across the yard.
Sheriff’s Deputies responded and
secured the area. A reverse 9-1-1 was sent to area residents asking them to
stay inside while Deputies searched the area for the suspect. A K-9 Unit and
Santa Barbara County Air Support Unit Copter 2 were brought in to assist. After
several hours of searching, the suspect was not located.
If you have any information on
the incident you are asked to call the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office at
For Media Inquires Contact PIO Kelly Hoover
Business Hours: (805) 681-4100