Man arrested after traffic stop in Coos Bay

A deputy initiated a traffic stop near Coos Sumner Lane.

Posted: Nov 26, 2018 1:49 PM

COOS BAY, Ore. -- A man was arrested with an outstanding warrant following a traffic stop on Highway 101 Saturday, the Coos County Sheriff’s Office said.

Burton W. Soto, 40, was driving 10 mph under the speed limit and failing to maintain his lane, and the vehicle’s license plate did not have current valid tags, deputies said.

A deputy initiated a traffic stop near Coos Sumner Lane.

Deputies said Soto was driving while suspended and had an outstanding warrant for his arrest out of Lebanon for menacing, third-degree criminal mischief and interfering with making a report.

Soto was lodged at the Coos County Jail.

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