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Date and Time of Release: 12 July 2011

Date and Time of Incident: 12 July 2011, at approx. 8:18 am

Subject: Warrant/Drug Arrest
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12 July 2011, at approx. 8:18 am, an officer from the Sonora Police Department observed Allan Owens, 32 of Sonora, standing on Stewart St. The officer knew that the Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Department had been looking for Owens regarding an incident which had occurred a few weeks prior.

The officer stopped and made contact with Owens. Upon running a records’ check on Owens, the officer learned that there was an active felony warrant for Owens arrest for the charges of;

Felony burglary
Felony assault with a deadly weapon
Felony assault with s stun gun

Owens was taken into custody without incident on the warrant. During a search of his person, methamphetamine was located along with a pipe used to smoke methamphetamine. Owens was transported to the Tuolumne County Jail and booked on the warrant and for felony possession of a controlled substance and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia.