Guns, ammo seized in central Bakersfield

Posted at 11:25 AM, Aug 04, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-04 14:25:00-04

Two people have been arrested after guns and ammo were seized in central Bakersfield on Wednesday.

Bakersfield Police officers served a search warrant in the 400 block of 8th Street and found drugs, guns, and ammunition.

Officers seized a stolen 9mm semi-automatic handgun, a .25 Caliber semi-automatic handgun, and a 12-gauge shotgun, according to police.

Multiple rounds of ammunition were seized, including two loaded 30-round 9mm extended magazines, police said.

Harold Williams, 36, and Trevon Whatley, 23, were both arrested for possession of firearms, possession of stolen property, possession of narcotics for sales, and gang participation, according to Bakersfield Police.

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