Three cited for driving without licenses after sting

Three men were cited for driving without a current driver’s license during and undercover sting operation by the San Luis Obispo Police Department Thursday.

Police officers conducted a suspended driver sting operation at the San Luis Obispo Court House from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Plain clothed officers followed the three suspects from the court to their vehicles. Uniformed officers were alerted to the violation and the drivers’ were stopped.

All three suspects - Brandon Wright, 27, of San Luis Obispo; Guy Morillo, 57, of Paso Robles; and Martin Cisneros, 25, of Santa Maria - were cited and released for driving on a suspended driver’s license and the vehicles they were driving were impounded.

Police overtime for the sting operation was funded by the state Office of Traffic Safety through the Avoid the 14 Grant.

--AnnMarie Cornejo