Santa Barbara DA

Santa Barbara County Charges Golden State Killer with 4 Counts of Murders

May 10, 2018 - 8:35 am

(KNX1070) - the man accused of being the Golden State Killer will face murder charges in Santa Barbara County, the district attorney announced Thursday. 

Four of the 12 murders attributed to the Golden State Killer happened in Santa Barbara County, along with two attempted murders.  The suspect, Joseph DeAngelo, was arrested last month after being linked to the crimes through DNA evidence.