Attempted kidnapping of a woman at UC Santa Barbara

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – There was an attempted kidnapping of a woman at UC Santa Barbara on Saturday evening, according to UC Santa Barbara police.

According to UCSB police, an emergency alert was issued about an attempted kidnapping in the Labryinth, between Campus Point and Manzanita, around 9:45 p.m.

Police are currently investigating the scene and say they will avoid the area until further notice.

The suspect is described as an adult, Hispanic, male, 6 feet tall, of a build, wearing all black, including black gloves, and was last seen in the Labyrinth.

Campus police say to call 911 if you see the suspect. If you have more information, please call 805-893-3446.

This article will be updated as more information becomes available.