Country boy crips gang member arrested with gun

Posted at 9:08 PM, Jan 06, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-07 00:09:11-05

On Wednesday, officers from the Bakersfield Police Department as well as Parole Agents from the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Parole Apprehension Team conducted a search on Knotts Drive in Bakersfield.

Officers said they found a stolen .357 caliber firearm and Wendell Allen of Bakersfield was present at the location.

Allen was subsequently arrested on various weapons related charges and a bail enhancement was completed as Allen is a documented country boy crip gang member. 

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111