Hate crime reported on Phelps Road

Three men yelled a racial slur at a woman of Pakistani origin

UCSB Police responded to a hate incident on Monday afternoon outside Storke Family Housing on Phelps Road.

The incident took place at 3.30pm.

According to the police report, three men approached a woman of Pakistani origin and yelled a racist term at her.

They then mentioned getting a gun. However, no weapons were seen during the incident.

This matter is currently being investigated by the UCSB Police Department and the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office.

If you have information regarding this incident, please contact the UCSB Police Department at 805-893-3446, or report crime information anonymously on their site.

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