San Luis Obispo police arrest an Arroyo Grande man in the murder of Kristen Marti, who disappeared back on January 18th. Her body was found March 26th in a creek in Perfumo Canyon. The suspect is 36-year-old Robert Koehler of Arroyo Grande. He was arrested in Minneapolis.
A house fire in San Luis late Wednesday night killed a man who lived there. The fire broke out around 11:00 on Rich Court near August street. The victim has not yet been identified.
A shoplifting suspect in Atascadero is apprehended by a K-9. 30-year-old Dustin Anthony Orton ran from police and refused to comply with officer commands, so they deployed the K-9 successfully. After he was taken into custody, Orton was treated by medics.
The state of California awards a 70-year-old man two million dollars for wrongly locking him up in prison for 39 years. Craig Richard Coley was wrongly convicted of killing his girlfriend and her 4-year-old son back in 1978. Governor Jerry Brown recently pardoned him.