press release - 05061402

Deon Kitt, 28

 

Deon Kitt, 28

Isla Vista Resident Arrested for Sexually Assaulting 2 Victims

 

Isla Vista - May 6th, 2014

 

A Santa Barbara City College student is in custody and charged with sexually assaulting two local high school students in the Isla Vista area.  Sheriff’s deputies arrested 28-year-old Deon Kitt, an Isla Vista resident, on April 2, following an investigation into the crimes which occurred in late February or early March and involved a 17 and 18 year old victim. He is charged with rape by force and/or fear, unlawful oral copulation by force and two counts of rape of an intoxicated or drugged victim.  Kitt is being held at the Santa Barbara County Jail on $400,000 bail.

 

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office is requesting anyone who has information on these sexual assaults or any others involving Kitt ,to call 805-683-2724 or to leave an anonymous tip, call 805-681-4171.  You can also talk to someone in person by going to the Isla Vista Foot Patrol located at 6504 Trigo Road.

 

 

For Media Inquires Contact PIO Kelly Hoover

 

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