Suspect Found with Loaded Firearms and Meth Pipe in Orcutt
Source: Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office
At approximately 10:15 p.m. on May 24, 2019, Sheriff's Deputies contacted 32-year-old Kyle Kenneth Hogue of Templeton in [Santa Barbara] County at the Jack in the Box parking lot located in the 5000 block of Orcutt Road. Deputies observed that Hogue appeared to under the influence of a controlled substance and he was subsequently arrested.
When deputies searched Hogue, they located a glass smoking methamphetamine pipe in his jacket. They searched his backpack and located a loaded 9mm Rock Island Armory pistol without a serial number, a loaded sawed-off Springfield Model 67 12-gauge shotgun also without a serial number and a PR-24 Baton. There were also 100 rounds of 9mm ammunition and six rounds of 12-gauge ammunition.
Hogue was booked into the Santa Barbara County Jail on charges of carrying a concealed firearm, manufacturing etc. a short barrel gun, manufacturing etc. lead cane, possession of unlawful paraphernalia and being under the influence of a controlled substance. He is being held on $35,000 bail.