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Oakhurst man arrested on suspicion of burglary

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An Oakhurst man linked to several burglaries in the Oakhurst area is behind bars, according to sheriff’s spokeswoman Erica Stuart.

Deputies told her video surveillance helped them identify the thief.

Thirty-year old John William Cotey was captured Monday morning outside a gas station in Oakhurst.

The self-admitted Peckerwood gang member, also on parole, has been linked to a number of burglaries, including a nursery in Oak-hurst where video surveillance captured him removing two surveillance cameras from the complex...


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