Three Injured in Monday Fight

One Stabbed Man Sent to Hospital After Altercation

One man was stabbed and two women were injured after a fight broke out on the 100 block of Ortega Street over an apparent fender bender Sunday evening. The male victim was sent to the hospital with multiple knife wounds. The confrontation escalated just before 9 p.m. between neighbors who lived on Ortega Street.

According to Santa Barbara Police Sergeant Lorenzo Duarte, detectives have been investigating the altercation since the incident occurred and several people are being held in custody. The SBPD is still looking for suspects related to the fight.

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