At approximately 10:15 p.m. on May 24, 2019, Sheriff’s Deputies contacted 32-year-old Kyle Kenneth Hogue of Templeton in San Luis Obispo County at the Jack in the Box parking lot located in the 5000 block of Orcutt Road. Deputies observed that Hogue appeared to under the influence of a controlled substance and he was subsequently arrested.
When deputies searched Hogue, they located a glass smoking methamphetamine pipe in his jacket. They searched his backpack and located a loaded 9mm Rock Island Armory pistol without a serial number, a loaded sawed-off Springfield Model 67 12-gauge shotgun also without a serial number and a PR-24 Baton. There were also 100 rounds of 9mm ammunition and six rounds of 12-gauge ammunition.
Hogue was booked into the Santa Barbara County Jail on charges of carrying a concealed firearm, manufacturing etc. a short barrel gun, manufacturing etc. lead cane, possession of unlawful paraphernalia and being under the influence of a controlled substance. He is being held on $35,000 bail.