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Posted by: thepinetree on 01/24/2013 08:47 PM Updated by: thepinetree on 01/28/2013 10:26 AM
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Wilseyville Man Arrested after Bringing a Large Knife onto School Property

West Point, CA...On January 18, 2013 at approximately 11:50 am, Calaveras Sheriff’s deputies responded to West Point Elementary School regarding a verbal dispute. According to school officials, John Cargile (27) of Wilseyville was upset over not being able to have a knife at the school. The deputies spoke with a teacher who stated that on 01/16/13 at approx. 2:00 pm Arrestee Cargile arrived at the school with a large knife in a sheath on his leg. The knife was described as being 14 inches long....

School officials attempted to explain to Arrestee Cargile that he could not have a knife that large on the school campus, which lead to an argument between school staff and Arrestee Cargile. Cargile soon left the campus. On 01/18/13 at approx. 11:00 am, Arrestee Cargile again arrived at the school with the same knife on his hip. He was again told that the knife was not allowed on the school campus. He took the knife to his vehicle, but another argument ensued. After yelling at the school officials he left the school property.

The sheriff’s deputies left the school and contacted Arrestee Cargile at his residence and placed him under arrest. Arrestee Cargile stated that he had forgotten that he was wearing the knife when he went to the school the second time. Arrestee Cargile’s wife, Brandi Margritz-Cargile, was also arrested on a local misdemeanor warrant. Both arrestees were transported and booked at the Calaveras County Jail. Arrestee John Cargile was charged with violation of Penal Code 626.10 (A): Bringing a Weapon onto School Grounds (a felony).

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No Subject
Posted on: 2013-01-25 01:47:54   By: Anonymous
Bonus arrest

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    Posted on: 2013-01-25 08:53:40   By: Anonymous
    Great arrest. Keep up the good work deputies. No excuse in the world for something like that. Protect our children.

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      Posted on: 2013-01-25 09:23:08   By: Anonymous
      Lets not get carried away. Posters....

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        Posted on: 2013-01-25 10:09:20   By: Anonymous
        What a dunce. The school staff is authorized by law to confiscate prohibited weapons, but made a good move calling the Sheriff to do it. Just a side note, many of you carrying concealed weapons when picking up you kids need to learn to conceal better. No doubt, like good citizens, you have your CCW, so talk to your instructor or the guys at our two local outfitters, and they will be happy to help you out.

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          Posted on: 2013-01-25 10:44:14   By: Anonymous
          concealed weapons allowed on school campuses in Calaveras? I would ask the Sheriff because according to the school district no weapons are allowed period and you will be arrested.

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            Posted on: 2013-01-25 11:33:17   By: Anonymous
            ca penal code 626.9 (L)

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          Posted on: 2013-01-25 10:48:57   By: Anonymous
          who are "our" local outfitters?

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No Subject
Posted on: 2013-01-25 13:19:00   By: Anonymous
He's lucky someone carrying a concealed gun didn't blow him away.

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    Posted on: 2013-01-25 13:41:58   By: Anonymous
    our Sheriff is needed to educate all the REDNECKS around here about the law they must follow if they are in fact American citizens who follow the law and the Constitution.

    If they don't consider themselves citizens I guess they can move to Somalia to live and carry weapons, concealed or otherwise.

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      Re: somalia
      Posted on: 2013-01-27 16:53:21   By: Anonymous
      What is your fetish with Somalia?
      Everytime someone has a different opinion than you or disagrees with one of your posts, you follow up with a move to Somalia comment.
      Have you been there? Are you some kind of expert on Somalian history?
      All these comments involving Somalia is getting as tired as the bozo who can only reply with med check.

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