Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Not The Sharpest Tool In The Shed

By Lorraine Swanson
Lake Effect News

A self-admitted gang member and convicted felon was busted for impersonating a police officer when he attempted to assist Belmont Area 3 tactical team officers in a traffic stop on Monday evening.

Police officers were conducting a traffic stop in the 1200 block of West Wilson at approximately 11:20 p.m. Dec. 1, when they were approached by Jason Gurneau, 29.

Gurneau asked the officers, “Do need any assistance?” while displaying a police-type badge. Not believing that the badge was authentic, the officers became suspicious of Gurneau’s actions. Police proceeded to ask Gurneau for proper police identification. Continue Reading


  1. But the gangs causing trouble around here don't live in uptown. Swanson should check her facts before she publishes false information like this.


  2. Soooo....crack, heroin or just plain stupid?

    Or a combination of all three?