SANTA BARBARA (CBSLA.com) — The Sheriff’s Coroner’s office has positively identified three people found slain inside a Santa Barbara home.
The residence is located in the 4600 block of Greenhill Way. Officials were dispatched to the home around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday for a welfare check. After entering the home, sheriff’s determined a search warrant was needed.READ MORE: Laugh Factory Hosts 'Remember Pearl Harbor' Fundraiser
Early Thursday morning, sheriff’s obtained a search warrant and went back into the home and discovered the remains of three individuals.
The victims have been identified as 57-year-old Dr. Weidong Henry Han, his 29-year-old wife Huijie Yu (AKA Jenny) and the couple’s 5-year-old daughter, Emily Han — a Kindergartner at Foothill Elementary.READ MORE: Long Beach Confirms First Case Of Omicron; Patient Had Recently Traveled Internationally
Detectives on Thursday said they were following all leads. The cause and manner of death has not been revealed.
Early indications suggested the victims were targeted and the crime was not a random attack, the Sheriff’s office said.MORE NEWS: Police: Mark Shell Fired Shotgun At Teens Who Threw Water Balloons At His Pickup Truck In Ridgecrest
Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to call the Sheriff’s Anonymous Tip-Line at (805) 681-4171.