Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a vandalism that occurred in Los Alamos and are asking the public for assistance. On Thursday, October 12, 2023, at approximately 10:42 a.m., deputies responded to the 700-block of Shaw Street in Los Alamos to investigate a report of vandalism. When deputies arrived, they observed text and a drawing spray painted in the roadway with silver colored paint. The text and drawing consisted of offensive material; therefore, the exact sentiment has been intentionally omitted from publication.
Deputies canvassed the area and are continuing to follow up on this case. Deputies encourage anyone with information that would assist in identifying the person(s) who committed this vandalism to please contact Deputy Oropeza in the Santa Maria Sheriff’s Office at (805)934-6150. If you prefer to remain anonymous, you can provide information by calling our tip line at (805)681-4171 or SBSheriff.org.