SANTA BARBARA, CA. (THECOUNT) — Santa Barbara City College was put on “full lockdown” Wednesday after reports of an armed intruder on campus, according to reports.

The school sent a notification to the campus community around 5:45 p.m. saying “Armed intruder SBCC Main Campus Cliff Drive, take appropriate action, RUN HIDE OR FIGHT!”


The school later tweeted that police were investigating a wanted subject in the area of the main campus and that the school was on a full lockdown, reports KEYT.

The learning institution is located on Cliff Drive in Santa Barbara, CA.


Geo quick facts: Santa Barbara is a city on the central California coast, with the Santa Ynez Mountains as dramatic backdrop. Downtown, Mediterranean-style white stucco buildings with red-tile roofs reflect the city’s Spanish colonial heritage. Upscale boutiques and restaurants offering local wines and seasonal fare line State Street. On a nearby hill, Mission Santa Barbara, founded in 1786, houses Franciscan friars and a museum – wikipedia.