Three Stabbed in Isla Vista Wednesday Night


Gwendolyn Wu

Three males were stabbed near the intersection of Camino Corto and Estero Rd. around 9 p.m. Wednesday night, according to the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office. A suspect has not yet been located.

Police first responded to a report of a fight between several males in the area. A press release from Sheriff’s Office Public Information Officer Kelly Hoover states that first responders found a 14-year-old from Goleta and an 18-year-old from Santa Barbara with multiple stab wounds at the scene. A third stabbing victim, a 17-year-old from Goleta, had been driven to a local hospital by friends.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office at (805) 681-4150.