Goleta, Calif. – Sheriff’s detectives are seeking the public’s help in tracking down suspects who robbed a convenience store in the 5800-block of Hollister Avenue. At approximately 11:03 p.m. on Friday, March 5, 2021, deputies were dispatched to the 7-Eleven store in Old Town Goleta for a 9-1-1 call of a burglary that had just occurred. When deputies arrived, they learned that the suspects had fled the area and the victim was not harmed. Deputies conducted a thorough search of the area but were unable to locate the suspects.
The investigation has been assigned to detectives who are conducting follow-up on the case. Detectives are searching for two suspects, but they have not yet released a physical description of the suspects or the weapon used. Detectives are asking for anyone with information about this crime to call anonymous tip line at (805)681-4171, or submit information online at www.sbsheriff.org/home/anonymous-tip .
The City of Goleta contracts with the Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Office for law enforcement services.