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Guthrie "Whacker" Strikes Again....

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It was also said he broke into a database with criminal and victim information not yet released. His trial date has been reset to March 15 2019. Very frustrating this happened.

The case is not over.
 
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Update per OSCN records. Plea of Guilty and Sentencing date set to November 15, 2019. Remanded to Logan County Sheriff custody. Confined in a facility in Lexington, Oklahoma. Booked April 23. 2019 awaitng sentencing.

Don't hack and use public safety radio systems! Scanners only!
 

kruser

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Update per OSCN records. Plea of Guilty and Sentencing date set to November 15, 2019. Remanded to Logan County Sheriff custody. Confined in a facility in Lexington, Oklahoma. Booked April 23. 2019 awaitng sentencing.

Don't hack and use public safety radio systems! Scanners only!
This sounds like a person that should lose their right to own or operate any type of electronic device for several years once released or paroled from prison, assuming they don't just get a slap on the wrist.
Kind of how Kevin Mitnick was prohibited from owning or using computers for several years after he was convicted of hacking.
 

TailGator911

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Sick puppies like this give a bad rep to the scanning hobby. I hope he gets a max sentence and one of his parole conditions is that he cannot ever possess any kind of scanner or 2-way radio. Put him in an underground Supermax cell with a broken AM radio. That would be justice.

JD
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