Various Searches Yield Gun, Drugs

Various Searches Yield Gun, Drugs

Navarro’s confiscated gun

BAKERSFIELD — On Wednesday morning, as 30-year-old Jose Ayon Navarro was at a business in the 2000 block of Niles Street, deputies with the Sheriff’s Gang Unit came into contact with him.

Navarro had an active no-bail warrant after violating the terms of his PRCS (Post Release Community Supervision).

Navarro’s confiscated drugs

A search of his person revealed methamphetamine and several hundred dollars.  A search of his vehicle yielded a .40 caliber semi-automatic handgun with ammunition.

Next, authorities took Navarro to his residence in the 2100 block of Custer Street for another search.  Inside they discovered over a half pound of meth, 100 rounds of ammunition and body armor.

Deputies also came up 42-year-old Matthew Childress at the residence.  Although on probation, Childress had 2 ounces of meth in his possession.

Navarro’s numerous charges include a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition, possession of a controlled substance and possession for the purpose of sale.

Childress was booked on charges of possession of a controlled substance for sale.


Various Searches Yield Gun, Drugs was last modified: June 29th, 2017 by admin
Categories: Kern
Tags: drugs, gun, meth