The following is taken from the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department commander's recap for the Santa Ynez Valley patrol. Those appearing as "arrested" have only been arrested on suspicion of the crime indicated and are presumed innocent.
Tuesday, Nov. 21:
ARREST — A traffic stop just after 1 a.m. at Elm Street and Fourth Place in Solvang led to a woman’s arrest.
Deputies stopped Kailey Holmlund after she allegedly ran a red light at the intersection and suspected she was under the influence of alcohol.
A breath analysis allegedly showed she had a blood alcohol content of 0.08 percent, and she was subsequently arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence and booked into Lompoc Jail.
Thursday, Nov. 23:
ARREST — An alleged Vehicle Code violation resulted in a driver’s arrest on a drug-related charge a few minutes after midnight at Mission Drive and First Street in Solvang.
Deputies spotted Angelique Castro driving a vehicle with only one operating headlamp and stopped her near the intersection.
They subsequently discovered her driver’s license had been suspended or revoked and allegedly determined she was under the influence of drugs.
She was arrested and booked into the Lompoc Police Department Jail on suspicion of driving on a suspended or revoked license and under the influence of a controlled substance.
INCIDENT — When a deputy spotted a man asleep behind the wheel of what appeared to be a running vehicle in the parking lot of Santa Ynez Burrito on Edison Street about 1:10 a.m., he conducted a welfare check.
The man consented to a search of the vehicle, and in the center console the deputy allegedly found 5.03 grams of marijuana in a zip-closure baggy.
A citation for possessing an open container of cannabis in a vehicle was issued to the man, who was then released.
ARREST — Deputies made contact with a man getting out of a vehicle at 3400 Highway 246 in Santa Ynez about 2 a.m. and discovered a misdemeanor warrant had been issued for his arrest.
Pedro Bautista gave the deputies consent to search his vehicle, where they allegedly found what appeared to be methamphetamine and a used meth pipe.
Bautista was arrested and booked on the warrant and on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance and possessing drug paraphernalia.