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Date and Time of Release: 12 January 2011

Date and Time of Incident: 12 January 2011, at approx. 1:12 am

Subject: Drug Arrest
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12 January 2011, at approx. 1:12 am, an Officer from the Sonora Police Department located a subject behind a vacant building on the 100 block of Mono Way, by some locked storage containers.

The Officer contacted the subject who was identified as Richard Butler, 33 of Jamestown. During the Officer’s contact with Butler, a bag of methamphetamine and a glass smoking pipe with methamphetamine residue was located on Butler’s person.

Butler was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Tuolumne County Jail and booked for;

• Felony possession of a controlled substance
• Misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia