Novato man arrested for DUI

PETALUMA, Calif.

Kenneth Robert Calkins, Jr., 45, was spotted driving recklessly near Payran and Madison streets at about 6 p.m., according to police.

Officers pulled over his car and found that Calkins appeared to be intoxicated, police said.

Calkins was arrested on suspicion of DUI. A search of his car revealed a shotgun with ammunition, which he is not allowed to own due to prior convictions, according to police.

Calkins was booked into Sonoma County Jail on charges of being a felon in possession of a firearm, driving under the influence and resisting arrest.

He was being held on $20,000 bail, police said.

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