Identity Released of Body Found in Mission Creek
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office has released the identity of the body found in Mission Creek last week.
The victim has been identified as 48-year-old Jon Vreeland of Santa Barbara. The cause of death is pending.
On September 15, Santa Barbara Police responded to a report of a body behind a gate in the 400 block of Figueroa Street where it dead-ends into Mission Creek.
At the time police officials stated the death did not appear to be suspicious but there has been no further information provided.
This is a developing story.
Code 1144pc: Contact Coroner for a Body Found. The best access is off the 400 Block of Figourea Street behind a gate. Crime Scene Investigation (CSI) and a Police supervisor are requested. SBPD on scene.