A registered sex offender living in Atascadero arraigned yesterday in San Luis Obispo superior court on three felonies related to the alleged sexual abuse of a five year old boy in August. 43-year-old Fred Raymond Knight the second pleaded not guilty. He will return to court October 30th.
A Sacramento man arrested on suspicion of trafficking a 14-year-old girl. 35-year-old Lucion Banks arrested after police stopped his car in San Luis at 1:40 early last Friday morning. A follow-up investigation led officers to evidence that suggested Banks was pimping the 14-year-old girl. She was turned over to child welfare services. Banks was booked at the county jail.
A motorcyclist was killed after colliding with a deer on SB 101 south of Arroyo Grande. The accident occurred yesterday morning about 6:35 near El Campo road. 49-year-old Johnny Trujillo of Los Osos was killed in the accident. A car struck the deer, which threw the animal into the path of Trujillo’s Harley Davidson. Trujillo was thrown from his bike and suffered fatal injuries.
Police identify a motorcyclist killed in a crash on 101 in the same area Sunday night. 18-year-old Jordan Benjamin Grant of Plano, Texas died after an Arroyo Grande man driving a 2018 BMW made an unsafe left hand turn into the path of his motorcycle. Grant was a first year Cal Poly student studying computer engineering. A memorial service will be held for him this afternoon in the university union plaza.