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Few Details Being Released About Central Coast Attack Which Left One Dead, One Injured


Detectives on the Central Coast still aren’t saying much about an attack which left one man dead, and a second person injured.

It happened December 22nd in Guadalupe.  Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s investigators say Jesus Felipe Garcia Junior was shot multiple times.  However, the official cause of death of the 19-year-old Guadalupe man is still pending a final autopsy report.

Detectives haven’t released the name, or condition of the injured person, or details about what they think led to the attack.

Lance Orozco has been News Director of KCLU since 2001, providing award-winning coverage of some of the biggest news events in the region, including the Thomas and Woolsey brush fires, the deadly Montecito debris flow, the Borderline Bar and Grill attack, and Ronald Reagan's funeral.