RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Felon in Possession of a Loaded Firearm|
|Station Area:||Moreno Valley|
|Written Date:||October 1, 2020||Time:||12:45 AM|
|Incident Date:||September 30, 2020||Time:||8:15 PM|
|Incident Location:||13000 block of Dracaea Avenue, Moreno Valley|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Jose Ayala|
On Wednesday, September 30, 2020, at 8:15 P.M., members of the Moreno Valley Station’s Special Enforcement Team conducted a traffic stop in the 13000 block of Dracaea Avenue, in the city of Moreno Valley. Deputies contacted, Alex Quevedo, a 21-year-old resident of Moreno Valley, and documented criminal street gang member. Deputies determined Quevedo was on probation for narcotics sales. A subsequent search of Quevedo’s vehicle revealed a loaded .40 caliber semi-automatic handgun. Quevedo was taken into custody and charged with being a Felon in Possession of a Loaded Firearm, Felon in Possession of Ammunition, Possession of a Firearm with an Altered Serial number, and Probation Violation. Quevedo was booked into the Robert Presley Detention Center.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is encouraged to contact Deputy Dave Komins at (951) 486-6700.
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