EUREKA- A Eureka man was arrested in the Bayshore Mall parking lot Thursday after police discovered a loaded gun, knives, nunchucks and hash lab supplies in his vehicle.
Police say 56 year old Kevin Bruce Couturier was parked suspiciously in the north overflow parking lot of the mall. When officers asked Couturier to step out of his vehicle, he was allegedly uncooperative. Officers found a loaded .22 caliber revolver in his jacket pocket. When searching the vehicle, they found several pounds of processed marijuana, elements for a hash lab, along with numerous knives.
Couturier is a convicted felon. He was booked into the jail on six weapons and drug related charges.