Press Releases

Monday 07/27/2020 11:56 AM - Suspicious Circumstances

Contact: Tony Cipolla
Phone: (805) 781-4547
Type of Incident: Suspicious Circumstances
Date and Time of Incident: 7-26-20, Approximately 9:15 AM
Place of Occurrence: Santa Rita Road, rural Templeton
Victim Information: N/A
Suspect Information: N/A
Details of News Release: On 7-26-20, a bicyclist reported finding a human foot near Santa Rita Road in rural Templeton. Detectives are not releasing the exact location of the discovery due to the ongoing nature of the investigation. It's not known at this time the origin of the foot. While the remains are suspicious in nature, it is too early in the investigation to determine if this is the result of an accident or foul play. The Coroner's Office and Detectives in the Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit will be conducting further analysis of the remains. The investigation is continuing. No further information is available at this time.

Prepared By: tcipolla
Released: Monday 07/27/2020 11:56 AM