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  • Friday Aug 24 | via Santa Barbara Independent 

    Search and Rescue Recounts Recovery of L.A. County F...

    More than two dozen trained volunteers with Santa Barbara County Search and Rescue, including four dog teams and helicopter support, descended on Hot Springs Canyon last Friday as law-enforcement officials announced that a Chrysler parked for several days near the popular Montecito trail belonged to Captain Wayne Stuart Habell, a Los Angeles County firefighter who had been reported missing. The search mission resumed first thing Saturday morning, and around 6 that evening, a three-person ground team called in the bad news.