Saturday, July 30th, 2016

Sex Offender Arrested In San Luis Obipso

A registered sex offender with a last-known residence in San Luis Obispo was arrested yesterday on suspicion of soliciting sex acts from two minors.  Police arrested 49-year-old Michael George Johnson for violations of the Sex Offender Registration Act after he allegedly attempted to solicit sex from minors and dissuade them from reporting themselves as victims.  Johnson was jailed in lieu of $100,000 bail. He faces five charges: making contact with a minor with the intent to commit a sex crime; a felony attempt to prevent or dissuade a victim from reporting; failing to provide information and using false information; among other charges.