Man arrested for narcotics and possession of stolen property


Arroyo Grande resident Jordan Chase Johnson, 38, arrested in San Luis Obispo

– Around 7 a.m. Monday, a San Luis Obispo police officer on patrol on Prado Lane arrested a man on a bicycle for a California vehicle code violation. During the stop, the man gave the officer a false name, but the officer recognized him from a previous arrest and identified him as Jordan Chase Johnson, a 38-year-old man from ‘Arroyo Grande. The officer confirmed that Johnson had three felony warrants and also confirmed that the bike he was riding was stolen in a residential burglary in San Luis Obispo. During a search of Johnson, officers found a collapsible baton or “billy club” in his possession and an identification card that was not his.

Johnson was transported to San Luis Obispo County Jail and convicted of felony, possession of stolen property, possession of an expandable baton and providing a false identity to a police officer. During a further search of Johnson at the jail, 40.90 grams of methamphetamine and 77.80 grams of fentanyl were hidden on his body. $2,365 in US dollars and additional evidence of illegal narcotics sales were also seized as evidence.

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