Weapon and drugs

A weapon, drugs, and cash were seized when a parolee was arrested in Colton.  (Contributed photo illustration by Colton Police Department)

A parolee was arrested on gun and drug charges in Colton, according to the Colton Police Department.

On Sept. 13, Officer Martinez initiated a traffic stop at Mt. Vernon Avenue and Bluff Road, the Colton P.D. said in a Facebook post. The subject was found out to be a Los Angeles County gang member on parole.

During a parole search, Martinez located a fully loaded seven-shot revolver, cocaine, methamphetamine, and heroin.

The subject was booked into jail on charges of a violent felon with a firearm, possession for sales, parole hold, and possession of controlled substance with a firearm.

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