Sheriff: Man killed in shooting with Chumash Casino security guard

Sheriff: Man killed in shooting with Chumash Casino security guard


AFTER 2 … A MAN WAS KILLED IN A SHOOTING INVOLVING A CHUMASH CASINO SECURITY GUARD. KSBY NEWS REPORTER MEGAN ABUNDIS JOINS US LIVE IN SANTA YNEZ. MEGAN? MEDIA ISN’T ALLOWED ON CASINO PROPERTY, SO WE COULDN’T SEE THE CRIME SCENE OURSELVES… BUT THE SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE SAYS A MAN WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD IN ONE OF THE CASINO’S PARKING STRUCTURES. HIS IDENTITY HAS NOT YET BEEN RELEASED AS CSI TECHS ARE STILL ON SCENE. SHERIFF’S OFFICIALS ARE INVESTIGATING WHAT LED UP TO A SHOOTING IN THE CASINOS PARKING STRUCTURE. “What happened is a male subject got into an encounter with a Chumash Casino security guard and during that encounter the subject was fatality injured during a shooting.” THE SECURITY GUARD WHO SHOT THE MAN WAS NOT ARRESTED. “The sheriffs criminal investigation division is on scene with our forensics team and they are processing the scene they’re conducting interviews and trying to determine exactly what occurred what led up to this incident.” THEY ARE NOW WORKING TO NOTIFY THE FAMILY OF THE MAN WHO WAS KILLED. SOME SANTA YNEZ RESIDENTS SAY THEY ARENT SURPRISED THAT SOMETHING LIKE THISHAPPENED AT THE CASINO. “I knew something like this would happen sooner or later. Its kind of a crazy place, I don’t go there very often myself. I’ve lived in The valley my whole life, it’s just hectic down there. It’s causing more crime in the valley down here in general.” “Is a bit disturbing to have something like that happen in tour own neighborhood.” “Right now sheriffs detectives are working this investigation and we hope to have more answers soon.” ####### OFFICIALS FROM THE SANTA YNEZ BAND OF CHUMASH INDIANS HAVE CHOSEN NOT TO COMMENT AT THIS TIME NOR TELL ME WHO CARRIES A GUN AND IN WHICH AREAS OF THE CASINO. LIVE AND LOCAL IN SANTA YNEZ IM MA KSBY NEWS. THE SHERIFFS OFFICE SAYS THERE ARE NO OUTSTANDING

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