Thursday, September 3 , 2015, 7:40 pm | Fair 73.0º




Man’s Body Found on Beach in Isla Vista Identified as UCSB Student

Authorities say 21-year-old David Propp suffered facial and head injuries consistent with a fall

Law enforcement personnel respond Friday morning to a report of a body found on an Isla Vista beach.

Law enforcement personnel respond Friday morning to a report of a body found on an Isla Vista beach.  (Beth Farsnworth / KEYT photo)

By Lara Cooper, Noozhawk Staff Writer | @laraanncooper | updated logo 10:15 p.m. |

A body was discovered Friday morning on an Isla Vista beach, and authorities later identified the body as that of 21-year-old David Propp, a UCSB student.

Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department Lt. Butch Arnoldi said the man’s family has been notified.

At 8:42 a.m., Isla Vista Foot Patrol station personnel and County Fire responded to report of a body on the beach at the 6500 block of Del Playa Road and confirmed the man was dead.

The man was described as having sustained facial and head injuries consistent with a fall, Arnoldi said.

Noozhawk staff writer Lara Cooper can be reached at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Follow Noozhawk on Twitter: @noozhawk, @NoozhawkNews and @NoozhawkBiz. Connect with Noozhawk on Facebook.




comments powered by Disqus

Support Noozhawk Today

You are an important ally in our mission to deliver clear, objective, high-quality professional news reporting for Santa Barbara, Goleta and the rest of Santa Barbara County. Join the Hawks Club today to help keep Noozhawk soaring.

We offer four membership levels: $5 a month, $10 a month, $25 a month or $1 a week. Payments can be made through PayPal below, or click here for information on recurring credit-card payments.

Thank you for your vital support.

 

Daily Noozhawk

Subscribe to Noozhawk's A.M. Report, our free e-Bulletin sent out every day at 4:15 a.m. with Noozhawk's top stories, hand-picked by the editors.