Ojai area resident sought in SB gun-brandishing incident; unknown if he has been apprehended

Ventura County Sheriff’s deputies assisted Santa Barbara police in their search in the Ojai area on Friday for an Ojai area resident suspected of brandishing a gun at a man and woman at Los Agaves restaurant in the 600 block of Milpas St. in Santa Barbara on July 9.
A Santa Barbara police watch commander declined to say Friday evening whether the suspect had been apprehended, and another Santa Barbara police watch commander on Saturday morning said he did not know. 
Santa Barbara police said a search warrant was served on the suspect’s house.


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A Ventura County Sheriff’s official said Friday that the suspect, who may have lived in Upper Ojai, “is not there any more” and that area residents are not in danger.

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