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On 03-08-18, at approximately 0233 hours, the Sonora Police Department received a call that a male subject was breaking the glass window at 101 S. Washington Street.  When our officer arrived on scene, he discovered that 34-year-old Alfred Gumpferpabilona, a Sonora resident, had entered the locked building through a display window and was in the process of breaking into the main part of the building through a secondary door.  Our officer ordered Gumpferpabilona from the building at Taser point and held him there until additional law enforcement units arrived to assist.  A search of Gumpferpabilona’s person produced marijuana, hydrocodone, and clonazepam, to which he did not have a prescription for.  Our officer also determined that Gumpferpabilona was under the influence of drugs and alcohol at the time of his arrest.


Gumpferpabilona was booked at the Tuolumne County Jail for burglary, felony vandalism, possession of narcotics and public intoxication.  His bail was set at $15,000.