Police are reaching out to the public to help bring a wanted suspect into custody for a domestic violence case.
Forty-one-year-old Luis Valadez Gallardo, of Santa Maria, is described as a Hispanic man, about 6’01” and weighs 170 lbs. Gallardo has black hair and brown eyes.
He is wanted for domestic violence and assault with a deadly weapon for a crime that recently occurred.
Santa Maria police lieutenant Paul Van Meel said they believe Gallardo is still in the Santa Maria area.
If you have information on Luis Valadez Gallardo’s whereabouts you are asked to call the Santa Maria Police Department’s tip line at 805-928-3781 ext. 2677.