Carjacking Arrest / Gang Member Possession Firearm / Possession of Methamphetamine

Release Date/Time: 4/21/2013 12:05 AM

Incident: Carjacking Arrest / Gang Mem. Poss. Firearm

Report #: 13-041049 & 13-040671

Date: Saturday, 4/20/2013

Time: 10:09 PM

Location: Julia / Wheeler

Salinas Police Officers located a vehicle taken during a carjacking on Julia Dr.  As the officers approached, 3 people exited the vehicle.  The driver, a 17 year old male had a loaded handgun and meth concealed on his person.  He also had a felony warrant for possession of a firearm.  The other 2 passengers were later determined not to be involved.  The driver was booked for carjacking, gang member in possession of a firearm, possession of methamphetamine and a felony arrest warrant. 

Release Authorized by: Sgt. Gray

Telephone: (831) 758-7250