Thursday the San Luis Obispo Police Department arrested Justin Edmund Pard in downtown San Luis Obispo after he assaulted a female employee at the Flip Flop Shop, located at 858 Higuera. The attack was unprovoked and the victim sustained a bloody nose and bruising to her face. Upon locating suspect Pard he was found to be in possession of a 10’ fixed blade knife. Pard was arrested for battery and for carrying a concealed dirk of dagger which are both misdemeanors. Pard released from County Jail with promise to appear in court. SLOPD is currently examining the circumstances surrounding Pard’s release to include information conveyed to the Sheriff’s Office by SLOPD’s transporting Officer.
Later that night the San Luis Obispo Police Department received a call froRead More »