The man depicted in the photograph is the suspect in an attempted sexual assault that occurred in a business on the 700 block of State Street on April 1, 2014 at 9:00 p.m.

The Santa Barbara Police Department is requesting the public’s help in identifying a suspect — shown in the photograph and video — in a recent attempted sexual assault. The man could have been involved in an incident on Tuesday, April 1 at 9 p.m. on the 700 block of State Street in which a man went in the back door of a business and attacked a woman. The photograph and video are from security footage captured by Killer B’s BBQ and Bar at 718 State Street — the crime didn’t occur there, police said — before the attack.

People are encouraged to contact Det. Douglas Klug if they recognize the man. Klug can be reached at (805) 897-2346 or at, and calls can be made anonymously to (805) 897-2386.


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