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GP Police Nabbed Man for Returning to City Park before 30-Day Trespass Over

Grants Pass Police arrested a man for returning to a city park from which he had been trespassed less than a month ago.

According to the Police Department, officers were performing a patrol check at Riverside Park early yesterday when they contacted the 21-year-old male subject sleeping in the lower gazebo near the playground.

Officers said they contacted the man who had a previous trespass warning dated May 13th. They said he admitted to knowing about the park exclusion and he was placed into custody. He was found with drugs and drugs paraphernalia.

The suspect was lodged at the Josephine County Jail for 2nd-Degree Criminal Trespass and cited to appear in court for the narcotics violation. He was being held without bail.
Posted on 6/12/24 11:26AM by Sam Marsh