Gang member arrested with stolen firearm

Gang member arrested with stolen firearm
Photo: confiscated gun

Originally published as a Merced Police Department Facebook post –  

“Merced – Merced PD Gang unit arrests a gang member in possession of a stolen firearm. On October 1st at approximately 7:19 PM, Gang Unit Officer Saldivar and Officer Laguna attempted to stop Victor Salas Jr. (18) near G Street and East Santa Fe Drive.

Salas who is a known gang member on probation fled on foot from officers. Officers located him nearby hiding.

Upon searching the area, a stolen .40 caliber handgun was located.

Salas was arrested and booked into Merced County Jail for firearms and gang related charges.

Case Number: 21-59559”



Gang member arrested with stolen firearm was last modified: October 6th, 2021 by admin
Categories: Merced
Tags: drugs, gang, gun

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