Traffic stop leads to firearm arrest

Traffic stop leads to firearm arrest
Photo: confiscated gun

Originally published as a Merced Police Department Facebook post

“Merced – On April 26, 2022 at 8:01P.M. Officer Zazueta made an enforcement stop in the 2100 blk of F st.

During his investigation he learned that two passengers in the vehicle had outstanding felony warrants.

Candra Soto (27) and Pedro Gerardo Torrez (45) both were taken into custody.

During the search of the vehicle a backpack containing a loaded firearm was discovered in between where Torrez & Soto were sitting.

Both Torrez and Soto were booked for various weapons violations as well as their felony warrants.

Case Number: 22-24833”



Traffic stop leads to firearm arrest was last modified: May 1st, 2022 by admin
Categories: Merced
Tags: guns, warrants