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Sonora Police Discover “Cane Sword” In Vehicle

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Sonora, CA — A Sonora man is in custody following a traffic stop on Highway 49 early this morning.

Lt. Mark Stinson says officers pulled over a car being driven by 55-year-old Randy Gulizia for erratic driving just after 1:30 this morning.

Stinson says an investigation showed that Gulizia was having car trouble and didn´t seem to be impaired. However the officer discovered that Gulizia was driving on a suspended license and ordered the vehicle towed.

Stinson says that during the inventory search of the vehicle a cain was discovered. Closer investigation revealed that it was a concealed sword cane.

Gulizia was arrested on a felony charge of possessing an illegal weapon and remanded to the Calaveras County on $10,000 bail.