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One person arrested following probation search in Southeast Bakersfield

Posted at 3:35 PM, Apr 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-04 18:35:09-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — A 19-year-old has been arrested for an outstanding felony warrant, illegal possession of a firearm and criminal street gang related charges following a search by the Kern County Probation Department Gang Intervention and Suppression Team.

On April 3, at approximately 10 a.m., officers conducted a search in the area of 500 East Fairview Road and arrested Yovani Leyva. Officers also located a loaded short-barreled shotgun during the search.