Photo: seized gun
Originally published as a Merced Police Department Facebook post –
“Merced – On March 16, 2022 at 12:20 A.M. Officer Trevino observed a vehicle in the area of w. 16th st and M st with multiple lighting violations.
Once stopped he determined that the driver had a suspended license.
David Serena (23) a passenger in the vehicle was on active parole.
Officer Trevino located an unregistered firearm hidden near where Serena was sitting as well as a small amount of cocaine.
Serena was booked into the Merced county jail for various weapons charges, gang enhancements, and drug possession.
Case Number: 22-15533”