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Gas Station Robber Turns Himself In To Police

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Paso Robles, CA — On November 25, at approximately 10:20 a.m., the Paso Robles Police Department responded to the Eagle Energy Gas Station on 2400 Golden Hills Road regarding a robbery that had just occurred. Officers determined a white male adult, approximately 50 years old, had robbed the on-duty cashier of money from the register.  No weapons were displayed or ... Read More »

SLO Registered Sex Offender Arrested In Miami On Federal Charges

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On July 31, at approximately 9:00 a.m., the San Luis Obispo Police Department served a search warrant at 1271 Murray in San Luis Obispo.  Police investigators received information that 28-year-old Jason Lytle had downloaded child pornography onto his computer.  Lytle is a registered sex offender in the City of San Luis Obispo and failed to respond to the police department ... Read More »

Missing Central Coast Man Found Near Malibu

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Nipomo, CA — It all started on Thanksgiving Day the Sheriff's Dispatch received a call for service for a missing person, 81-year-old Harold Slagle.   Deputies responded to Nipomo and began searching for him. While on scene, Slagle’s wife told deputies that he had been diagnosed with early onset dementia. She told deputies he had taken his suitcase, got into ... Read More »

Pick-Up Truck Crashes Into Paso Robles Home

Paso Robles, CA — On Friday, November 23 at 12:30 in the afternoon, Paso Robles firefighters responded to a vehicle crashing into a single-family residence at 1035 Veronica Street in Paso Robles. Firefighters arriving at scene found a pick-up truck lodged inside the residence.  Firefighters quickly determined that the driver and all occupants of the residence had safely exited the ... Read More »

California Gas Prices Continue To Fall

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Average retail gasoline prices in California have fallen 2.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.73/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has not moved in the last week to $3.43/g, according to gasoline price website CaliforniaGasPrices.com. Including the change in gas prices in California during the past week, prices yesterday were 3.2 cents per gallon ... Read More »

Inmate Autopsy Results Released

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The Coroner's Unit of the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office has released the autopsy results for 43-year-old Joseph Morillo.  He was found unconscious in a safety cell of the San Luis Obispo County Jail on 11-12-12.  The cause of death is listed as cardiac arrest due to thickening of heart muscle and morbid obesity. Morillo was booked into County ... Read More »

SLO Brewing Co. To Change Locations

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The SLO Brewing Co. will be moving. The SLO City Council in a 4-0 vote allowed the 25-year-old restaurant, bar, brewery and music venue to now move from Garden Street to a new location on Higuera Street but on a much smaller scale. Opponents said adding another bar to the downtown area would have an impact on surrounding retail businesses. Read More »

Seven Dogs Dead After Tragic Kennel Fire

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Seven dogs were killed when a fire broke out early yesterday morning at Thousand Hills Pet Resort in San Luis Obispo.   The fire occurred in the overnight area of the kennel. It was noticed by a worker who put it out with a garden hose. All owners of the pets except one have been notified. The kennel will remain ... Read More »

Paso Robles Teen Arrested After Police Track Down Stolen Car

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Paso Robles, CA — On Sunday, November 19, at approximately 12:50 p.m., a citizen reported that their vehicle had just been stolen while they were inside a business in the 700 block of Creston Road.  The victim told investigating officers he left the vehicle unlocked with the engine running so he could run a quick errand, and a short time ... Read More »

Tips For A Safe Thanksgiving

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With Thanksgiving just days away, CAL FIRE/San Luis Obispo County Fire is warning residents about the many dangers that the holiday can pose.  The end of the year for most Americans means preparing for feasts, festivities and fun throughout the holiday season. But each year that joy is marred by tragedy when accidents and fires cause injuries and even death.  ... Read More »

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