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URGENT- SUPPORT NEEDED- CALL JAIL!!! NATHAN POPE ARRESTED BY F.B.I.
NATHAN POPE ARRESTED IN SAN DIEGO BY F.B.I.
JAIL SUPPORT NEEDED!!! PLEASE CALL JAIL!!!
DEMAND HE BE GIVEN VEGAN FOOD AND THAT THE CHARGES BE DROPPED!!!
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press 1 for english, then 0 for list of jails, then 4 for vista jail.
BOOKING NUMBER # 8165650
NAME: NATHAN KNOERL
PLEASE CALL Vista Detention Facility (760) 940-4473
At approx. 2pm PST, an FBI agent posing as neighbor knocked at the door of a home in Oceanside CA, lured a Santa Cruz resident from his mother's house, and arrested him. The only known charge at this point is felony perjury. He is being held on $100,000 bond. The person arrested is a resident of the house on Riverside Ave. in Santa Cruz that has been raided twice in the past 6 months.
After arresting the person, the FBI attempted to question his mother and friend, unsuccessfully. The FBI told the arrestees mother he is being transferred to the Vista jail, and will be extradited to Santa Cruz Tuesday.
It is not known if the arrestees vegan diet is being accommodated, but as a pre-emptive move they are asking people to call the jail:
Please call the jails and DEMAND THE CHARGES BE DROPPED!
AND THAT NATHAN POPE/KNOERL BE GIVEN VEGAN FOOD!
CALL VISTA JAIL!!! demand vegan food SUPPORT NATHAN POPE
NATHAN POPE, arrested under the name NATHAN CHRISTOPHER KNOERL (he has two legal last names b/c of step dad) was arrested in Oceanside, California today. The F.B.I. arrived with an arrest warrant with charges of FELONY/PERJURY and is an arrest warrant from Santa Cruz. with $100,000 dollars bail.
PLEASE CALL THE JAIL!!! SPREAD THE WORD!!!
THANKS TO EVERYONE FOR ALL THEIR SUPPORT!
Money is currently being raised at http://www.myspace.com/supportnetworkfund
please visit the website and show your support with as much or as little as you can donate. every dollar will help!
the site will be up and running very shortly, the paypal link will probably be working by tomorrow night or the day after around sept. 1st
please post bulletins and spread the word....please call the jail and show your support.
Also, the arraignment date is not set yet, but will be sometime early next week.
Please show your support by attending the arraignment @ the SANTA CRUZ COUNTY JAIL.
UPDATES ON THE DATE AND TIME WILL BE POSTED SHORTLY.
Called this morning Tuesday September 2, and was told he has been transferred out of San Diego.
He may be arriving in Santa Cruz County Jail this afternoon, but that is not certain yet. Individuals should be prepared to call the Santa Cruz County Jail on his behalf, demanding that the jail provide him with meals free of meat, dairy, and eggs in accordance with his ethical vegan diet. The Santa Cruz County Jail's number is (831) 454-2420
Legal funds are currently being collected at:
We called Twin Towers Facility in L.A. (where he was being held overnight) today, Wednesday 9/3, and we were told he was transferred this morning at 9:25am on his way to Santa Cruz. They had no further information for us regarding what jail he is headed to next.
Nathan Pope/Knoerl, as of oh 9/4 is in custody in Santa Cruz County Jail. Please attend his arraignment next week!
Nathan's arraignment (new)
Friday, 8:00am (Dept. 3 most likely)
Santa Cruz Courthouse
it is extremely important for you to come and show support for nathan.
we need to show nathan that we are here for him, and we need to show the courts that we will always be watching!
He is currently in the Santa Cruz County Jail and booked as
POPE, NATHAN CHRISTOPHER
Note that this is a change from San Diego and LA which booked him as Nathan Knoerl