Woman Arrested for Attempting to Burglarize Police Department
Source: Santa Barbara Police Department
On April 8, 2020, around 11:30 P.M., A Santa Barbara Police Sergeant was leaving work when he interrupted a burglary-in-progress of two individuals attempting to break into an outside area of the Police Department dedicated to supplies.
The Sergeant was able to immediately detain one of the involved, Shauna Paddelford, age 50. The other suspect, described as white male adult with shaggy light hair and dark clothing fled on foot in an unknown direction.
Several Officers responded to the area but were unable to locate the outstanding suspect.
Paddelford was booked at County Jail for 459 PC – Burglary, 463 PC – Looting During State of Emergency, and 148(a)(1) PC – Resist an Officer.
The investigation remains on-going.