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Date and Time of Release: 7 Feb. 08
Date and Time of Incident: 7 Feb. 08
Subject: Possession of Dangerous Weapon Arrest.

7 Feb. 08 at approx. 1:29 am, an officer from the Sonora Police Department stopped a vehicle in the area of Pesce Way for a vehicle lighting violation. The officer contacted the driver, who was identified as Robert Kurts, 40 of Sonora. While the officer was talking with Kurts, he noticed a Billy Club on the back seat of the vehicle. While running a check on Kurts, the officer learned that Kurts’ driver’s license was suspended and that Kurts was on parole. Kurts was placed under arrest and transported to the Tuolumne County Jail. Kurts was booked for;

  • Possession of a dangerous weapon
  • Violation of parole
  • Driving on a suspended drivers license

For more information contact Lt. Stinson at the Sonora Police Department, phone (209) 532-8141.