Goleta Man Arrested After Making Threats
A man was arrested by the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office Monday evening after he threatened to blow up his Goleta apartment.
Sheriff's Deputies responded to 5751 Encina Road where a barricaded man threatened anyone who tried to come inside his second-story apartment.
Around 6:40 p.m., the man was arrested after a SWAT team and hostage negotiator arrived on scene.
Law enforcement reported there was no evidence of an explosive device and drugs or alcohol may be a contributing factor.
Man barricaded in a home in the 5900 block of Encina Road in Goleta.