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Morro Bay traffic stop leads to arrest of convicted felon

Police say drugs and a gun were found
Posted at 3:42 PM, Jan 21, 2020

A convicted felon was arrested during a traffic stop in Morro Bay over the weekend, police say.

Morro Bay police say officers pulled over Jesse Franklin Cornelison, 30, Sunday at about 1:07 a.m. on the 700 block of Quintana Road.

Police say the convicted felon was found to be driving on a suspended license while in possession of a gun and drug paraphernalia.

Cornelison was taken into custody and booked at the San Luis Obispo County Jail.

Jail logs show he remained in custody Tuesday afternoon in lieu of $50,000.