KCSO: Drugs, guns, thousands in cash in Mojave trailer home

MOJAVE, Calif. - Sheriff's deputies investigated reported narcotics trafficking at a trailer in a mobile home park in the 2400 block of Sierra Highway, south of Mojave.

Angel Lopez, age 30, displayed signs of drug influence when deputies made contact, officials said.

After further investigation, Deputies obtained a search warrant for the residence. 

Deputies located over three ounces of suspected methamphetamine and approximately ten grams of suspected cocaine packaged for sales at the home, officials said. 

They located a loaded semi-automatic pistol near the drugs.  A 12 gauge semi-automatic shotgun was found hidden underneath a porch on the side of the residence, officials said.

Deputies located over $5,000 cash at the home.  Deputies found $2,950 hidden within the sidewall of a microwave oven, officials said.

Lopez was arrested for possession for sales of methamphetamine and cocaine, as well as weapons violations. Additionally, Lopez was arrested for two Los Angeles County warrants, officials said.

Lopez was transported to Bakersfield and booked into the Kern County Jail.

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