Monday, July 25th, 2016

Goleta Man Arrested After Threatening Police With Knife

Harley-KellyA Goleta man will go to jail after threatening law enforcement officers with a knife.

Santa Barbara County Sheriff's deputies say they arrested 62-year-old Harley Kelly yesterday after he walked away from deputies, and crossed all lanes of traffic on Highway 101 at Patterson Avenue.

They used a Taser, baton and bean bag rounds to subdue and arrest Kelly.

He was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon against a peace officer.  No deputies were injured.

It caused the freeway to be shut down for about a half hour.