Body Found In Golf Course Lake, Two Behind Bars

Two people are behind bars this morning after human remains were discovered in a local golf course lake. Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s officials believe the remains are those of a missing person who has been missing since 2018. A sheriff’s dive team recovered the body from a lake at Blacklake Golf Resort on Monday. Authorities say the victim was likely killed and dismembered in Santa Maria. 35-year-old Kimberly Machleit and 37-year-old Donald Anderson are facing charges in connection to the murder. Anyone with information about this ongoing investigation is asked to contact the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office.