On July 20, at about 1:20 a.m., deputies responded to a report of a fight in progress near 9th Street and Yucca Lane in the city of Carpinteria. When deputies arrived, they found a male assault victim. He was transported to the hospital where he remains in critical condition. His name is being withheld at this time due to the active investigation.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the non-emergency dispatch line at 805-683-2724 or to make an anonymous tip: https://www.sbsheriff.org/home/anonymous-tip/.


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