Suspect Arrested After Early-Morning Shooting On South Coast

May 15, 2019

Police have made an arrest, arrest and one person was taken to a hospital with multiple gunshot wounds after a shooting in Santa Barbara.

The shooting took place at around 5 a.m. Wednesday, in downtown Santa Barbara.

Officers cordoned off an area of the 400 and 500 blocks of Chapala Street with multiple units, barricades and yellow tape.

Investigators say a patrol officer found and arrested a suspect shortly after the shooting.

A weapon was also recovered, and police say there was no other threat connected with the incident.