Man Shot by Police at San Andres Street Home

Suspect Assaulted Officer with Deadly Weapon

A Santa Barbara Police Department officer shot a man multiple times after the man allegedly assaulted the officer with a deadly weapon around 11:30 p.m. on Friday in a residence on the 1200 block of San Andres Street. Officers were responding to several 911 calls of a subject brandishing a deadly weapon inside the residence.

According to a statement from police spokesperson Sgt. Riley Harwood, the 26-year-old suspect sustained multiple gunshot wounds and is receiving treatment at Cottage Hospital. The officer was not injured. The condition of the suspect is still unclear. Details are not being released, Harwood said, but will be available as the investigation progresses.

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