Monday, July 25th, 2016

Homicide Near Guadalupe Beach


The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide that occurred just outside the entrance to Guadalupe Beach in the 6900 block of Main Street.  At approximately 6:50 a.m. yesterday morning, a group of field workers in the area discovered the body of a heavy-set Hispanic person, on the side of the road, face down in the dirt.  The men flagged down a passerby in a vehicle who then called 9-1-1 for help. The deseased has been identified at 37-year-old Javier Alcantar Limon of Santa Maria. The homicide is under investigation and at this point Sheriff’s Detectives do not have any suspects in custody.  If you have any information about the crime, you are asked to call the Sheriff’s anonymous tip-line at (805) 681-4171.