Photo: various items from this incident
Originally published as a City of San Luis Obispo press release –
“On 9/18/21, at approximately 9:56 PM, a SLOPD officer conducted a traffic stop near Elks and Prado after witnessing a vehicle code violation. The driver, David Ziesmer, was contacted and then detained after it was discovered that Ziesmer had a felony warrant for his arrest. In plain view, officers also saw drug paraphernalia inside of the car.
During a search of Ziesmer’s car, officers located approximately 100 grams of suspected Fentanyl and methamphetamine. A Smith and Wesson 9mm pistol, burglary tools, and a large amount of cash were also located inside of the car.
Ziesmer booked into San Luis Obispo County Jail for the following charges:
- PC 29800(a)(1) – Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon
- HS 11378 – Possession of methamphetamine for sale
- H&S 11351 – Possession of a controlled substance for sale”