A Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department sting operation has resulted in the arrest of a Lompoc man on suspicion of indecent exposure on a ranch in the Santa Ynez Valley.
Sheriff's detectives took Jesus Castillo Rodriguez, 46, into custody Monday after they allegedly witnessed him masturbating in a ranch pasture in the 3200 block of Acampo Road in the Los Olivos area. On April 20, similar incidents were reported to the Sheriff's Department, according to Sheriff's spokesman Drew Sugars. Rodriguez was a worker on the ranch where the incidents occurred
He was taken to Santa Barbara County Jail and booked on one indecent exposure charge and held on $35,000 bail.