RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Felon in Possession of a Stolen Firearm |
|Station Area:||Moreno Valley|
|Written Date:||October 18, 2020||Time:||3:10 AM|
|Incident Date:||October 17, 2020||Time:||9:47 PM|
|Incident Location:||24000 block of Sunnymead Boulevard, Moreno Valley|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Jose Ayala|
|Alejandro Adan |
On Saturday, October 17, 2020, at 9:47 P.M., members of the Moreno Valley Station’s Special Enforcement Team conducted a traffic stop in the 24000 block of Sunnymead Boulevard, in the city of Moreno Valley. Deputies contacted, Alejandro Adan, a 22-year-old resident Moreno Valley inside the vehicle. Deputies determined Adan was on probation for possession of a firearm. A subsequent search of Adan’s vehicle revealed a loaded 5.7 caliber semi-automatic handgun.
Deputies later discovered the handgun was stolen. Adan was taken into custody and charged with being a Convicted Felon in Possession of a Stolen Firearm, Convicted Felon in Possession of Ammunition, Possession of a Concealed Firearm in a Vehicle, Possession of a Loaded Firearm in Public, and Probation Violation. Adan was booked into the Robert Presley Detention Center.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Deputy Saul Fernandez at (951) 486-6700.
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