- Monday October 29th, 2012 :: 02:46 p.m. PDT
Compton deputies arrest suspect for a handgun and an estimated 25 lbs of Methamphetamine.
On Tuesday, October 23, 2012, at approximately 2300 hours, Compton deputies observed a vehicle in violation of a traffic law. The deputies contacted the individual to warn or cite him. After contacting the individual, it was determined that the suspect was on active parole for transportation of narcotics.
A subsequent parole compliance search was conducted at the suspect’s residence. The field sergeant and assisting units responded to the residence to assist with the search. Deputies recovered a loaded Sig Sauer .45 caliber handgun and estimated 25 pounds of Methamphetamine from the suspect residence.
The suspect claimed ownership of the firearm and narcotics. He was arrested for numerous felony firearm and narcotic charges.
LASD - Compton Station, Los Angeles County Sheriff
301 South Willowbrook Avenue
Compton, CA 90220
Sergeant Terrence Bell