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Santa Barbara County Sheriff
Monday February 24th, 2014 :: 05:36 p.m. PST

New Information Released in Case Regarding a UCSB Student who was Assaulted by a Group of Suspects

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office is releasing new information in the case of a 19-year-old UCSB student who was beaten and sexually assaulted by a group of suspects, described as Asian males, on Sunday morning, February 23, in the Isla Vista area. The victim was last seen between midnight and 12:30 a.m. walking northbound on Embarcadero Del Mar in the vicinity of Segovia Road. Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Detectives and Deputies with the Isla Vista Foot Patrol are working with University of California Police Department Officers to determine where the crime occurred and to identify the suspects involved.
Authorities are hoping that someone may have seen or heard something that can assist us with the investigation and the apprehension of the suspects. If you have any information regarding this crime, please call 911 immediately. To leave an anonymous tip, call 805-681-4171.
The victim was released from the hospital yesterday afternoon and is with her family.

Santa Barbara County Sheriff
4434 Calle Real
Goleta, CA 93110

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 805-681-4192

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