Shafter suspect arrested for stolen weapons, property

Posted at 8:55 PM, Dec 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-09 23:55:34-05

Kern County Sheriff’s Office deputies have arrested a suspect for stolen firearms.

Ignacio Hernandez, 21, of Shafter was contacted by police in the 18800 block of South Beech Avenue for a burglary in which stolen firearms were taken.

During the investigation deputies found two stolen firearms, three stolen off-road vehicles, and other stolen property.

Hernandez was arrested for burglary, grand theft auto, receiving a stolen vehicle, receiving stolen property, and manufacturing a controlled substance.

There is no bail warrant.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kern County Sheriff’s Office at 661-861-3110 or Secret Witness at 661-322-4040.